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Valentine's Day Candy

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Ingredients

  • 1 jar coconut butter
  • 3-4 beets
  • 1 tablespoon cocoa powder

Steps

  1. White candy pops: Warm up coconut butter in hot water bath and stir until thoroughly combined. Pour directly into the mold, add candy sticks and freeze for 30 minutes
  2. Pink candy pops: Peel and chop beets, add to a blender with small amount of water. Pour beet mixture into a cheesecloth to extract the beet juice. Fill dropper with beet juice. Pour warm coconut butter into a bowl and mix with 3-6 drops of beet juice. Pour pink coconut butter into candy mold, add candy sticks and freeze for 30 minutes.
  3. Chocolate candy pops: Add 1 tablespoon of cocoa powder to warmed coconut butter and stir. Pour into mold, add candy sticks and freeze for 30 minutes.