Almond Butter Fudge
Must eat in moderation. Must eat in moderation.
1/2 cup (1 stick) salted butter, melted
1/2 cup heavy cream
1 tad stevia (equivalent to 4 tbsps sugar, see Resources)
8 oz (by weight) creamy almond butter
Almond butter may be purchased from Zinke Orchards or in-store at Costco under the Kirkland brand for half the price. Select an almond butter that has one ingredient — dry roasted almonds. Sometimes natural oil separation occurs and the best way to resolve this issue is to scoop the almond butter into a bowl, mix it with a hand mixer (2 beaters), and return to jar.
Combine all ingredients except for almond butter and mix with a hand mixer (2 beaters). Then add almond butter, blend until smooth, and refrigerate.
The following summarizes the carbohydrate and fat content for 1 tbsp of fudge in grams.
Ingredient sfa pufa mufa tfa Carbs Protein almond butter 1 2 5 8 2 2 salted butter 2 0 1 3 0 0 heavy cream 1 0 1 2 0 0 Total 4 2 7 13 2 2
sfa (saturated fat), pufa (polyunsaturated fat), mufa (monounsaturated fat), tfa (total fat)