With Easter being such a candy-centric holiday, finding healthy chocolate alternatives for adults and kids alike is a high priority for consumers looking to monitor their sugar intake. These homemade chocolate eggs by food blogger Chocolate Covered Katie offer a lighter and lower calorie option with a flavored inspired by the popular Reese's Pieces Cups.
With the convenience of the homemade recipe format, many of the ingredients can be altered to suit a variety of diets and allergies. These chocolate eggs are made using natural peanut butter or an allergy-free alternative mixed with sugar-free powdered sugar to create the crunchy centre. Then the chocolate outer layer is made using coconut oil, cocoa powder and stevia. The sweets can be enjoyed by both adults and children alike as consumers aim to find healthier holiday candy options.