Cacao Recipes

Take a look at the culinary uses of cacao, including a tasty selection of cocoa powder and cacao nibs recipes developed by the HerbaZest culinary team to show you how easy, versatile, and wholesome cooking with cacao can be.

Chocolate Smoothie with Sacha Inchi Powder Chocolate Smoothie with Sacha Inchi Powder
  • Smoothies & Juices
  • Sweet
  • 3 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 1 serving
Dark Chocolate Maca Truffles Dark Chocolate Maca Truffles
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 3 hours 27 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 16-20 truffles
Vegan Orange Almond Cookies Vegan Orange Almond Cookies
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 32 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 50 cookies
Amaranth Chocolate Truffles Amaranth Chocolate Truffles
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 50 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 16 truffles
Chocolate Coconut Flour Muffins with Cacao Nibs Chocolate Coconut Flour Muffins with Cacao Nibs
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 25 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 12 muffins
Maca Chocolate Chia Pudding Maca Chocolate Chia Pudding
  • Breakfast
  • Sweet
  • 6 hours 5 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 2 servings
Kaniwa Zucchini Brownies Kaniwa Zucchini Brownies
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 55 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 6-8 brownies
Chocolate Kaniwa Muffins with Cashew Filling Chocolate Kaniwa Muffins with Cashew Filling
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 42 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • 8-10 muffins
Kaniwa Pudding with Strawberries and Cream Kaniwa Pudding with Strawberries and Cream
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 2 hours 6 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 4-5 servings
Amaranth Chickpea Brownie Amaranth Chickpea Brownie
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 26 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 16 brownies
Cacao Amaranth Granola with Goji Berries Cacao Amaranth Granola with Goji Berries
  • Granola & Muesli
  • Sweet
  • 28 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • About 4 1/2 cups
Vegan Blueberry Muffins with Cacao Nibs Vegan Blueberry Muffins with Cacao Nibs
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 56 minutes
  • Vegan
  • 6 muffins
Amaranth Flake Yogurt Bowl with Fruits Amaranth Flake Yogurt Bowl with Fruits
  • Breakfast
  • Sweet
  • 5 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 1 serving
Cranberry Chocolate Quinoa Muffins Cranberry Chocolate Quinoa Muffins
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 31 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • 16-18 muffins
Nutritious Maca & Peanut Butter Banana Mousse Nutritious Maca & Peanut Butter Banana Mousse
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 2 hours 6 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 4 servings
High Protein Trail Mix with Sacha Inchi Seeds High Protein Trail Mix with Sacha Inchi Seeds
  • Snacks
  • Savory
  • 5 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • About 4 cups
Espresso Cookie Cups with Chocolate Hazelnut Spread and Cacao Nibs Espresso Cookie Cups with Chocolate Hazelnut Spread and Cacao Nibs
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 25 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 24 mini cups
Maca Chocolate Cream Maca Chocolate Cream
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 12 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 2 1/2 cups
Homemade Chocolate-Covered Dried Goldenberries Homemade Chocolate-Covered Dried Goldenberries
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 9 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 1 cup
Coconut Bars with Maca Chocolate and Cacao Nibs Coconut Bars with Maca Chocolate and Cacao Nibs
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 2 hours 1 minute
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 16 bars
Maca Hot Chocolate Maca Hot Chocolate
  • Hot Beverages
  • Sweet
  • 7 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 2 servings
Maca Cacao Hazelnut Bars with Blueberries Maca Cacao Hazelnut Bars with Blueberries
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 1 hour 37 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 8 servings
Cacao Nibs, Lucuma, Cashews & Chia Ice Cream Cacao Nibs, Lucuma, Cashews & Chia Ice Cream
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 4 hours 7 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 4 servings
Homemade Chocolate Hazelnut Spread Homemade Chocolate Hazelnut Spread
  • Dips & Spreads
  • Sweet
  • 21 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 16 servings
Pumpkin Cheesecake with Sacha Inchi Crust Pumpkin Cheesecake with Sacha Inchi Crust
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 1 hour 25 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • 8 servings
Homemade Maca Granola with Cacao Nibs and Sacha Inchi Seeds Homemade Maca Granola with Cacao Nibs and Sacha Inchi Seeds
  • Granola & Muesli
  • Sweet
  • 34 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 12 servings
Energizing Sacha Inchi Protein Balls Energizing Sacha Inchi Protein Balls
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 24 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 20 balls
Chocolate Sacha Inchi Pie with Raspberries and Cacao Nibs Chocolate Sacha Inchi Pie with Raspberries and Cacao Nibs
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 3 hours 45 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 8 servings
Raw Maca & Cacao Nibs Brownies Raw Maca & Cacao Nibs Brownies
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 2 hours 26 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 6 servings
Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie Bowl with Cacao Nibs and Coconut Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie Bowl with Cacao Nibs and Coconut
  • Smoothies & Juices
  • Sweet
  • 4 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 2 servings
Morning Starter Cacao Maca Shake Morning Starter Cacao Maca Shake
  • Smoothies & Juices
  • Sweet
  • 2 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 2 servings
Cacao Nibs Peanut Butter Chia Pudding Cacao Nibs Peanut Butter Chia Pudding
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 3 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 2 servings
Brain-Boosting Cacao Maca Shake Brain-Boosting Cacao Maca Shake
  • Smoothies & Juices
  • Sweet
  • 3 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 2 servings
Lucuma Tiramisu Lucuma Tiramisu
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 3 hours 53 minutes
  • Vegan
  • 6 servings
Cacao Nibs Lucuma Vegan Ice Cream Cacao Nibs Lucuma Vegan Ice Cream
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 2 hours 6 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 2 servings
Energizing Cacao Mocha Shake Energizing Cacao Mocha Shake
  • Smoothies & Juices
  • Sweet
  • 3 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten-Free
  • 2 servings