Ten-Minute Dairy-Free Peppermint Slice with Choc Ganache

Avoid prepackaged snacks this school holidays! We have found the perfect quick and healthy snack to keep everyone (all ages) happy and healthy. With an added bonus of being dairy-free you are also choosing a planet-strong food and eating your way to a better environment.

Thanks to the great people at One Green Planet for this delicious recipe.

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Ten-Minute Raw Peppermint Slice with Choc Ganache


Mint Slice

  • 1 cup Pecans
  • 1 cup Medjool Dates, pitted
  • ½ cup Almond Meal
  • ½ cup tightly packed fresh Mint leaves
  • 6 tbsp raw Cacao Powder
  • 4 tbsp shredded unsweetened Coconut
  • 2 tbsp dark Agave Nectar
  • Large pinch Sea Salt 

Choc Ganache

  • cup chopped Cacao Butter
  • ¾ cup dark Agave Syrup
  • ½ cup + 1 tbsp raw Cacao Powder
  • 1 tbsp pure Vanilla Extract
  • Pinch Sea Salt


  1. Throw all Mint Slice ingredients into a food processor and process on low speed until well combined and it becomes a kind of sticky ‘dough’.
  2. Push mixture into a flat dish and press down firmly and evenly to create a large ‘slice’.
  3. In a small saucepan over very low heat, gently melt cacao butter.
  4. As soon as cacao butter is barely melted, stir in all other Ganache ingredients until well combined.
  5. Use a knife to spread a thin layer of Ganache over the top of the large Mint slice.
  6. Refrigerate dish for an hour or so.
  7. Remove from fridge, cut into small slices and serve.

Yield: 10 servings

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