Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip

http://greenlitebites.com/2011/10/03/chocolate-chip-cookie-dough-dip/
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Or what I like to call Dessert Hummus.

Kim, the same Kim who sent me the banana soft-serve link, has done it again. In my inbox sat this link to Cookie Dough Dip on ChocolateCoveredKatie.com. As soon as I saw it I HAD to try it.

I jumped up from my desk and grabbed all the ingredients in a frenzy…

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip - kitchen

THIS is why my kitchen is constantly a mess! I’m always trying new things and I’m usually doing it in the half hour I have before Little Bean wakes up. Today I was especially messy as I was already in recipe mode working on something for The Laughing Cow.

I made my version of the “cookie dough” immediately and immediately I was in love. It had the smooth texture of hummus with a nutty twist without the chocolate chips…

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip - step 1

Yup.. that’s my finger mark!

With the chocolate chips? I was in love. I seriously had to stop myself by throwing it in the fridge.

The graham crackers as dippers was just simply perfect.

I didn’t make mine too sweet. In a way it didn’t need to be sweet. Yet it was very dessert like and oh my word FILLING. I ate about 1/3 of it and I was STUFFED. If you want it more on the sweet-side simply up the honey.

here’s what I did…

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip

  • I can of chickpeas drained and rinsed
  • 1/8 tsp of salt
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 2 tbsp (32g) of Natural Peanut Butter
  • 2 tbsp (42g) Honey
  • 2 tbsp (20g) of whole roasted flaxseeds ground (I buy them whole and grind myself-they last longer)
  • About 1/4 cup of almond milk
  • 3 tbsp mini chocolate chips (42g)

Put the chickpeas, salt, vanilla, peanut butter, honey and flaxseeds in the food processor.

Turn on and drizzle the milk in a little at a time to get things started. I used the whole 1/4 cup.

Once smooth fold in the chips. Reserve some to sprinkle on top.

Serve alongside graham crackers.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip - finished

Approx Nutritional Information per serving
Servings Amt per Serving
6 About 1/4 cup
Calories Fat Fiber WWPs
154 7g 4g old: 3 new:4
Sugar Sat Fat Carbs Protein
10g 2g 22g 4g
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  1. sheryl

    Made this yesterday. Small changes were wheat germ instead of flaxseed, almond butter instead of PB, a bit more honey and milk, and added cinnamon. My family really enjoyed it- both on apples, bananas, and a plain spoon! :)

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