Get Cooking: Protein Powder Chocolate Molten Cake

Get Cooking: Protein Powder Chocolate Molten Cake

Gluten-Free Chocolate Molten Lava Cake Recipe
Serves 4
Total time: 5 minutes
The Skinny
Per serving:

  • 290 cal
  • 20 g fat (8 g sat)
  • 12.5 g carbs
  • 365 mg sodium
  • 11 g protein

Ingredients:

  • 4 tablespoons Earth Balance
  • 1 ounce bittersweet chocolate, chopped, plus 1 ounce broken into 4 equal pieces
  • 6 packets Stevia
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup almond flour
  • 1 scoop (23.5 grams) chocolate protein powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • Powdered sugar for garnish (optional)

Preparation
1.    Microwave Earth Balance and chopped chocolate in a large bowl, stopping to stir often, until melted, about 1 minute. Whisk Stevia, eggs, cocoa, vanilla and salt into chocolate mixture until smooth. In separate bowl, combine almond flour, protein powder and baking powder. Whisk the flour mixture into the chocolate mixture until combined. Divide batter evenly between 4 (6-ounce) ramekins or mugs. Press 1 chocolate piece into the center of each cake.
 
2.    Microwave at 50 percent power for 45 seconds. Cake should be slightly wet around edges of mug and somewhat drier toward the center. Let cake rest for 2 minutes.

..... Devashree Goenka