Mixed Berry Hazelnut Crunch Cream Pops

These Mixed Berry Hazelnut Crunch Cream Pops are a huge hit in our home, especially since it has been HOT here in Boston. These pops are packed with fresh berries, a coconut milk base, chocolate shavings, and a crunch of crushed hazelnuts.

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Delicious flavor in each bite. I am so excited to be partnering with Driscoll’s today to bring you these popsicles. Make them in a pinch, and keep them on hand for a guilt-free treat. Plus they are dairy-free and vegan-friendly, too! 

Mixed Berry Hazelnut Crunch Cream Pops

Berries are in season RIGHT NOW, and I’ve been adding them to my salads, desserts, as a side with eggs, piling them into my smoothies, and just eating them as a snack. There’s not much better!

Mixed Berry Hazelnut Crunch Cream Pops

Mixed Berry Hazelnut Crunch Cream Pops

 

Mixed Berry Hazelnut Crunch Cream Pops

Preparation 10 min 2017-04-28T00:10:00+00:00 Serves 9     adjust servings

Ingredients

For the Base

  • 1 can full-fat coconut milk
  • 1 teaspoon chia seeds
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon maple syrup

For the Add-Ins

  • 1 package (6 ounces or 1 1/4 cups) Driscoll’s Organic Blueberries
  • 1 cup Driscoll’s Organic Strawberries, diced
  • 1/2 cup hazelnuts, toasted
  • 1/4 cup shaved chocolate

Instructions

  • In a high-speed blender, blend coconut milk, chia seeds, and maple syrup.
  • Toast hazelnuts: placed peeled hazelnuts into a small skillet and toast, stirring often, until golden brown, about 5 minutes. Let cool then chop hazelnuts.
  • Place a few strawberries into the bottom of your into popsicle molds. Add in a few hazelnuts.
  • Pour in about 1 tablespoon of coconut base into molds.
  • Add in a few blueberries, chocolate shavings, and hazelnuts.
  • Fill the rest of the way with coconut base.
  • Top with hazelnuts and chocolate shavings.
  • Add in your popsicle sticks. Place in freezer for 6 hours or overnight.
  • Mixed Berry Hazelnut Crunch Cream Pops

    Mixed Berry Hazelnut Crunch Cream Pops

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    How To Build The Ultimate Summer Popsicle

    It’s a popsicle party here on Healthy Food Friday! Keeping up with July’s theme of vacations I’m thinking of weekends away with family and flavors for everyone. Seriously, everyone!

    popsicleHow about those ^ for inspiration?

    So how to build the ultimate popsicle to satisfy any craving from breakfast, to fruity, to chocolatey and creamy?

    Start with the essentials: a popsicle mold, popsicle sticks, and a good old blender. From there… Pick a base, choose your add-ins, and get creativeHow to build the ultimate popsicle
    I want to share with you a favorite fruity popsicle of mine as of late. I can’t get enough of cherries right now. I mean fresh, in-season cherries? Can’t beat ’em. They’ll be in the fridge ALL SUMMER LONG.

    The Benefits of CherriesNot only is this popsicle bursting with flavor, it’s also packed with good-for-you ingredients! The fresh cherries loaded with anti-oxidants and fiber, but add in the coconut water, fresh lemon juice, chia seeds, and raw honey? Healthy, delicious, H-E-A-V-E-N. 
    Cherry Lemonade Pops

    Cherry Lemonade Pops

    Serves 5     adjust servings

    Ingredients

    • 2 cups fresh cherries, pitted
    • 1 cup coconut water
    • 1 tsp raw honey
    • 1 lemon, juiced
    • 1 tsp chia seeds
    • 6 additional pitted cherries

    Instructions

  • 1. Combine pitted cherries, lemon, honey, coconut water, and chia seeds in a high speed blender; blend until completely smooth
  • 2. In your popsicle mold, add 1 cherry (cut in half)
  • 3. Pour in cherry lemonade mixture, add in popsicle sticks and freeze until firm (4 hours plus)
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    Do you like refreshing and fruity popsicles, or creamy and sweet?