Homemade Raw Vegan Chocolate Recipe

Raw vegan chocolate bar recipe

The Spruce Eats / Anastasiia Tretiak 

  • Total: 5 mins
  • Prep: 5 mins
  • Cook: 0 mins
  • Yield: 3 bars; 6 servings

Craving a homemade raw vegan chocolate bar? Here's how to take raw cacao powder and turn it into the most heavenly of raw chocolates.

This method for making homemade raw chocolate comes from the new book full of similarly delicious raw and living food recipes, Rawsome Vegan Baking, by Emily von Euw.


  • 1/2 cup/60 grams cacao powder or carob powder
  • 1/2 cup/118 milliliters melted cacao butter or coconut oil
  • 1/3 cup/115 grams preferred liquid sweetener

Steps to Make It

  1. Gather the ingredients.

    Ingredients for raw vegan chocolate
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  2. Mix all the ingredients together until smooth.

    Mix ingredients together
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  3. Pour into chocolate molds or a parchment paper–lined baking sheet.

    Pour into chocolate molds
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  4. Put in the fridge or freezer until solid.

    Put in fridge til solid
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Want to make different kinds of raw chocolate? Emily says to try personalizing your homemade raw chocolate with a few possible optional additions. She says, "Vanilla, chili powder, ground cinnamon, goji berries, hazelnuts, mesquite powder . . . the list goes on. This is merely a foundation recipe to make all your healthy chocolate dreams come true!"

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