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Vegan Gluten and Sugar-Free Chocolate Avocado Ice Cream

Updated on March 4, 2018


  • 6 whole avocados, medium to large size, not overly ripe
  • 2 cups pure organic cocoa powder*, or vegan chocolate protein powder
  • 2 Cups Splenda*, or sugar-free sweetner
  • 0.5 Cups water

*Mix in a 1:1 ratio

Optional: organic vanilla extract

Prep Time

Prep time: 15 min
Ready in: 15 min
Yields: Six Servings
Smooth and creamy Avocado ice cream.
Smooth and creamy Avocado ice cream.


1. Combine the dry cocoa powder and sweetener and mix well. Make sure there are no clumps, I suggest using a fork or sifting through a fine strainer.

2. Scoop out the flesh of the avocados into a mixing bowl and mash them. I suggest using a potato masher.

3. Boil about 1/2 cup of water and pour about a tablespoons worth into the dry ingredients. Mix until consistency is like melted chocolate. You can add a teaspoon of vanilla extract at this point if you would like.

4. Add the chocolate mix to the mashed avocados and blend in a blender, adding some of the water, until you reach a thick, smooth, and creamy consistency.

5. Freeze for 2-3 hours.

6. Thaw slightly to serve and enjoy!

Bonus: blend with frozen fruit for an awesome milkshake!!

About the author

I am a forensic science (soon to be graduated) student in Canada. I have a passion for food, genetics, animals, and the gym. I have a gluten allergy that prevents me from enjoying the nicest things in the food world and my partner has a lactose allergy. This recipe fits the budget for both of us to enjoy something naughty (but not)!

© 2018 Sarah H


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    • Sarah Haworth profile imageAUTHOR

      Sarah H 

      10 months ago

      Hi Linda! Thanks! Avocados are usually a substitute for creamy items, so I thought why not? It’s very nutritional and the chocolate covers up the avocado flavour. Thanks for the comment!

    • AliciaC profile image

      Linda Crampton 

      10 months ago from British Columbia, Canada

      I love the thought of making ice cream from avocados, especially when the ice cream is chocolate! Your recipe sounds easy and delicious. Thank you for sharing it.


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