Cocoa Maca Muscle Milk

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This nut milk is pure, creamy and delicious! Made with two powerful superfoods Cacao and Maca, lightly sweetened with dates and a touch of nutmeg and sea salt.

This tonic is rich in amino acids and minerals like calcium, selenium and iron and makes a perfect post workout meal replacement or afternoon pick -me- up snack.
There are many addition health benefits of this combo, it’s chalked full of antioxidants and acts as an anti-inflammatory and mood booster, promotes balanced energy production and happy hormones as well as improves cardiovascular health and circulation.

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Servings: 2 servings
Author: Active Vegetarian


  • 3 cups unsweetened vanilla almond milk
  • 1/4 cup raw cacao powder
  • 3 Medjool dates pitted
  • 1/2 inch fresh ginger root
  • 1 tablespoon maca powder
  • 8 Brazil nuts soaked
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • pinch of sea salt


  • Combine all of the ingredients in a high
  • speed blender and blend until smooth.


Leftovers can be stored in a sealable jar or container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days. Shake before serving.


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