Dark Chocolate Dipped Bananas

Ingredients:

  • 2 bananas, peeled and cut into thirds
  • 6 crafts sticks
  • 8 oz semisweet chocolate, chopped
  • 2 tsp coconut oil
  • 2 Tbsp unsweetened shredded coconut
  • 2 Tbsp chopped toasted almonds
  • 1⁄2 tsp flaked sea salt

Preparation:

80 Minutes

Method:

  1. Line a baking sheet with waxed paper. Insert a crafts stick into each banana piece. Arrange banana pieces on the baking sheet. Freeze until firm, at least 1 hour.
  2. Combine chocolate and coconut oil in a heatproof pan; boil over a pan of gently simmering water. Stir just until melted.
  3. Dip each banana piece in melted chocolate, one at a time, spooning on additional chocolate to cover.
  4. Sprinkle two banana pieces with coconut; two with toasted almonds; and 2 with flaked sea salt.
  5. Set on prepared baking sheet. Refrigerate until firm, about 20 minutes, or return to freezer for up to 3 days.