Have you been dying over all of those dark chocolate snacks popping up in stores everywhere? Our new obsession this year is our chocolate blueberry quinoa bark. ohsweetbasil.com

Chocolate Blueberry Quinoa Bark

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 1 minute
Total Time: 6 minutes
Servings: 4
 Have you been dying over all of those dark chocolate snacks popping up in stores everywhere? Our new obsession this year is our chocolate blueberry quinoa bark. 

Ingredients

  • 1 Cup Milk Chocolate Chips
  • 1 Cup Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips

or

  • 2 Cups Dark Chocolate Chips
  • 2/3 Cup Dried Wild Blueberries
  • 1/4 Cup White Quinoa
  • Flaked Sea Salt for Garnish

Instructions

  • Place parchment or a silpat on a cookie sheet.
  • Heat a high rimmed, nonstick pan over medium high to high heat.
  • Add a couple of quinoa grains into the pan, wait for them to pop.If nothing happens the pan isn't ready, discard the quinoa.
  • Once the pan is hot, add about 1/3 of the quinoa into the pan so it barely covers the bottom.
  • Popping of a few quinoa should begin, give the pan a shake and remove to a small bowl.
  • Repeat until all of the quinoa is toasted but not bitter and dark.
  • In a glass bowl, add the chocolate and melt at 30 second intervals, stirring between until only a few chocolate pieces remain.
  • Stir until all of the chocolate is melted and smooth.
  • Add the blueberries and quinoa to the chocolate and stir until combined.
  • Spread the chocolate out onto the baking sheet and sprinkle with a little sea salt.
  • Place the whole pan in the fridge to set and harden.
  • Break into pieces and store in the fridge in air tight bags or container for up to 2 weeks.

Notes

You really can use any chocolate or quinoa you prefer. Just experiment!
Nutrition Facts
Chocolate Blueberry Quinoa Bark
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 972 Calories from Fat 504
% Daily Value*
Fat 56g86%
Saturated Fat 43g269%
Cholesterol 10mg3%
Sodium 131mg6%
Potassium 825mg24%
Carbohydrates 105g35%
Fiber 8g33%
Sugar 75g83%
Protein 12g24%
Vitamin A 123IU2%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 353mg35%
Iron 5mg28%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.