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15 Easy Cacao Nibs Recipes To Try At Home

Delicious Cacao nibs recipes that you can use to start adding this superfood to your diet.

Cacao beans being broken into cacao nibs

Cocoa nibs are a new thing in my family and we love them! They help my mom tremendously with her digestive issues. She will take a tablespoon or two and eat them just the way they are.

Here is more on the health benefits: Cacao Nibs: Superfood that Boosts Energy and Burns Fat

Cacao Nibs are truly a superfood much like Turmeric and Matcha. Check out those pages for more superfood recipes.

Now for most, they won’t like just eating plain ol’ cacao nibs. It are just not going to work. Cocoa nibs are bitter and you need to acquire a taste for them. But you can still enjoy the benefit of these little guys by adding them to some of your daily foods.

A Few Ways To Use Cacao Nibs

Here are a few examples of places you can add cacao nibs:

  • Add to a parfait or chia pudding for a nice crunch
  • Make a chocolate smoothie by adding it to the blender
  • Mix them into your favorite cookie recipe
  • Add a spoonful to your coffee grounds when you make coffee (Drip or French Press)
  • You can use them to make a crust for pork chops or steak. (Bonus Recipe:  Cacao Nib, Fennel and Coffee Encrusted Pork Tenderloin)

Those are just a handful of ways of adding them into your normal goods you eat/drink. Now let’s get to some yummy recipes where cacao nibs are the shining star or support actress.

Cacao Nibs Recipes

I hope you have enjoyed these cacao nibs recipes and they have inspired you to use this superfood more often! Don’t forget to save this pin for later when you want to reference a recipe:

15 delicious and easy cacao nibs recipes

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sheri silver

Friday 13th of March 2020

Thank you for including my pops in this lovely round up!