Coconut Mocha Protein Panna Cotta

A delicious recipe from Therese Spoon, a silky smooth panna cotta made from layers of light coconut milk and Grilo Chocolate protein powder and an expresso shot, topped with whipped coconut yoghurt! Simply delicious!

PS.: If you try this recipe, let us know! Don’t forget to tag @griloprotein on Instagram so we get to see it 😉

Ingredients:

  • 2 tbs (20g) Grilo Protein Powder Chocolate
  • 1.5 tsp gelatine powder
  • 120 ml light coconut milk
  • 1 shot espresso coffee
  • 2 tsp maple syrup- or sweetener of choice
  • 1 tsp cacao
  • coconut yoghurt or ice-cream (optional)

Method:

Coconut Layer:
Whisk ½ tsp of gelatine powder with ½ tbsp of cold water. Set aside for a minute.
Place gelatine bowl over a larger bowl of boiled water, whisk until the gelatine mixture is dissolved
Pour the gelatine mixture into 120ml coconut milk, mix for 2-3 minutes. Divide into 4 serving cups, then refrigerate for 3-4 hours.

Mocha Layer:
Prepare 1 shot of espresso coffee, mix with maple syrup and cacao powder. Set aside until the espresso is no longer hot.
Add the espresso mixture to 250ml of water, then add a scoop of chocolate protein powder.
Whisk 1 tsp of gelatine powder with 1 tbsp of cold water. Set aside for a minute.
Place gelatine bowl over a larger bowl of boiled water, whisk until the gelatine mixture is dissolved
Pour the gelatine mixture into in the protein mocha, mix for 2-3 minutes. Divide into 4 serving cups, then refrigerate overnight.

To Serve:
Decorate with coconut yoghurt or milk, and sprinkle with cacao powder or chocolate shavings!

Panna Cotta
Panna Cotta
Panna Cotta

5 star rating
“I really loved adding Grilo Chocolate Protein Powder to smoothies and healthy desserts – it doesn’t have a strong taste, is easily digestible and doesn’t leave me feeling bloated. Love that the ingredient list has no hidden nasties or added sugar or sweeteners.”

 

– Therese

@therese.spoon

Therese Spoon

About the author

Therese is a recipe developer, food photographer and fitness fanatic. She firmly believes that a balanced diet is a colourful one; she is passionate about creating healthy and simple recipes, focusing on nutrient-dense whole foods, and living a balanced lifestyle. Find out more about Therese: theresespoon.com
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