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Cinnamon Kisses for The Body Ecology Diet ❤️

Cinnamon-Kisses

These kisses are easy to make and gluten, dairy, refined sugar free; they are the perfect something when you are healing on The Body Ecology Diet (B.E.D.). When I was healing on stage 1 of the diet, I kept a stash (+ other sweet treats) in the freezer to nibble on whenever I craved sweet …. they are also an easy treat to put in the lunchbox.

The sweeteners in the recipe are lakanto and stevia; neither feed harmful yeast, bacteria, or viruses living in the body and both are sugar substitutes while healing yeast/bacterial/viral related health issues (i.e. GBS+, Candida). Both are fine for diabetics because they do not influence blood sugar and insulin release.

Cinnamon Kisses 

Makes: 15 perfect kisses ❤

Gluten, nut, refined sugar free.

Ingredients

1/2 cup ghee*

1/2 cup coconut oil, extra virgin and raw

1 Tbs lakanto or xylitol (optional)

1/2 Tbs cinnamon

1/2-1 tsp stevia powder

Dash of vanilla extract (alcohol/sugar free)

Pinch of sea salt

Method

  1. Gently heat ghee and coconut oil over very low heat until just melted.
  2. Combine the oils and all other ingredients in a food processor or blender.
  3. Blend until smooth.
  4. Allow mixture to sit a few minutes until thickens up to workable consistency (not too thick for smooth result).
  5. Pour into a candy mold (i.e. Monamour heart silicone mold) or drop 2 teaspoons on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper to form a “kiss”.
  6. Refrigerate 20 minutes or until they harden.
  7. Store in refrigerator.

Tips & Tricks

  • Mixture can be chilled in fridge and rolled by hand into balls for truffles (work fast or will melt in hands).
  • Sprinkle kisses with ground almonds, shredded coconut, or cinnamon.
  • Sensitive to ghee? Use more coconut oil instead.
  • Perfect treat for anyone on B.E.D.

*Ghee is pure milk fat. Made properly, it contains little to no milk protein or lactose. This fat is generally tolerated by those with dairy issues. If ghee still bothers you, use all coconut oil.

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References

International Nutrition (2010). Internal Bliss. Middle River, MD.

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2 comments to Cinnamon Kisses for The Body Ecology Diet ❤️

  • Tara

    Thank you! You can replace coconut oil with high-quality ghee or palm fruit oil if you tolerate it.

  • Shirley

    Tara, these kisses look super good! Wish I weren’t “allergic” to coconut oil. I bet they are awfully tasty. Excellent for Valentine’s Day when cut in these heart shapes. Good going! Shirley

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