Butterfinger Cups - Coconut (Sainsbury's) By @Cinabar Butterfinger from Nestle is a brand predominantly known abroad for its peanut butter products. Melt your chocolate chips in a microwave safe bowl with the coconut oil until smooth. Melt the dark chocolate, the easiest way is using a heatproof bowl and defrosting the chocolate slowly in the microwave. I spied these Butterfinger Cups sitting on an end shelf at Asda, and was instantly filled with ambivalence. These homemade butterfinger bars are SO delicious, and I’m so happy with the way they turned out. I also went down the whole ‘Sweet Potato Brownie‘ route on my wellness journey, but didn’t everyone? You can use good old fashion corn flakes, or grab a box that’s naturally sweetened or sweetened with fruit juice. Is it wrong to give up? Nestle launched Butterfinger Peanut Butter Cups in the US a few years ago to compete with Reese's, and now it seems that Nestle UK have decided to launch them here too, in a Peanut Butter & Crunchy Caramel version (see pic below): These are flat out ridiculous, rich, dense and laden with chocolate, that’s a description I could use for myself too! I made these (after my boyfriend said he didn’t like Butterfingers) and then we both admitted these were better than the original. 1/3 cup honey, or sub maple syrup for a vegan version. I like to leave some whole for extra crunch. 2 + 1/2 cups corn flakes. My joy at seeing the Butterfinger logo was instantly diminished by the fact that they're filled with coconut, and not peanut butter. Pre:heat your oven at 180c and set side your baking tray and line this with grease proof paper (ensuring the sides are covered so you can lift your brownie out with ease). I had considered peanut butter cups, but that’s been covered so many times, brownies I’ve previously made include: Well, I suppose you could say I’m rather committed to brownies, I’m not sure I ever documented that time I made ‘Slutty Brownies‘ with the layers of cookie dough, Oreos and brownie – So good! Stir the mixture together with a spatula, crushing some of the flakes as you mix. Required fields are marked *. When mixing the eggs and caster sugar I use a hand held electric mixer for speed and to ensure you obtain the perfect consistency. ⠀ I tried… A Barre Class & I have thoughts…. I didn’t set out to make ‘Butterfinger Cup‘ Brownies, it just happened…. ⠀ honey, or sub maple syrup for a vegan version. 1/3 cup peanuts, blended into a flour . I’m Gal- a registered dietitian and recipe developer who loves all things food and nutrition. 1/4 cup coconut sugar . Along the way, I’ve stopped baking all my desserts with dates, in an attempt to make them more ‘healthy’, whilst they taste good, it’s nothing like the real thing. I sure saw some funky looking brownies during that stage. Okay, can you see that melted coconut chocolate creme? I can’t wait for you to cook something nutritious! I did substitute the coconut sugar for brown sugar and it seemed to work fine. Be sure to leave a rating and comment below if you do! Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. I was more of a Snickers and Twix kind of gal. Once fully mixed, flatten the mixture into a parchment lined 8 x 8 baking dish. Pinch of salt . No, these are not peanut butter cups, they're something new in cup form; Nestle Butterfinger Coconut Cups! Chocolate Coating; 1 cup dairy-free chocolate chips. We both agreed that these homemade healthy butterfinger bars needed to have that crunch factor like the real ones do. Fold your chocolate/butter mix into your egg and sugar mix and once this is combined the final part is to mix in the coco powder/flour. I was talking to my close friend when brainstorming how to make these. All Rights Reserved. I use the term healthy loosely, because while these are homemade and made with simple ingredients, they still have sugar-so don’t go ahead and eat the whole batch. I was intimidated by how good they looked, but they were really easy to make. 1 cup natural peanut butter . Pro tip: hide a secret stash in the back of the freezer ☺️, Your email address will not be published. Now we’re fighting over what’s left in the freezer…. Let's Catch Up - Body Shaming, I'm Using a Nutritionist, Natacha Oceane and Stretch Marks. Dip each bar in the melted chocolate and place onto a flat tray or cutting board lined with parchment paper. Tag @somethingnutritious on Instagram- I’d love to see your creations! I didn't know what to think, but since … Your email address will not be published. 1 tsp coconut oil I didn’t set out to make ‘Butterfinger Cup‘ Brownies, it just happened…. Remove from freezer and slice around the bars to even them out. corn flakes- I like to use a fruit-sweetened one like, creamy peanut butter- roasted peanuts + salt are the only 2 ingredients in the. I feel like this would be a good time to talk about wellness; I’ve turned my back on eating zoats, trying to like green smoothies and avocado, rye bread is okay but it falls apart easily. I’m on a mission to simplify healthy eating by sharing easy, nourishing recipes. It’s day 3 of candy week and homemade butterfingers are on the menu! Each NESTLÉ® BUTTERFINGER® Coconut Cup is a delicious combination of moist coconut flavoured centre and desiccated coconut pieces, wrapped in a smooth milk chocolate flavoured shell. honey- sub maple syrup for a vegan version! 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Once everything is nicely combined before baking mix in the chunks of Butterfingers Chocolate and once this is integrated in pour the mix into your baking tray and bake for 20/25 mins (depending on your oven). Healthy butterfinger was probably one of the most requested chocolate bar to make, and i’m so happy with how these turned out! I picked up some real butterfinger bars over the weekend to compare, and lemme tell ya, these came out SO crispy!! Once all the bars are coated, place the bars back into the freezer to set for 10-15 minutes. The tools I use for my blog/social media. I like to do this in 30 second increments, mixing after each round. What are you baking into your Brownies this Easter? I mean, these don’t get stuck in your teeth as much because there’s no corn syrup like in the real ones, but they’re pretty darn close. Slice them into 3 columns, and then across 3 or 4 times depending on the size you want! Remove the bars from the freezer and slice into 12 or 15 small bars. Turn the flame off, and pour in your corn flakes and peanut flour. *Top tip – Freeze the chocolate cups/chips first so they stay more ‘solid’ once the brownies are baked and cooled. Freeze the bars for at least 1 hour, until firm. I’m having such a great time creating all these new recipes. Copyright © 2020 Something Nutritious Blog. She’s such a huge fan of butterfingers, and to be honest, they weren’t always my first choice of chocolate growing up. Diet Culture Stories | My Personal Journey, Preparing For My Breast Augmentation - Recovery & Hospital Bag, I tried the Natacha Océane - "Cut" Program, One packet of Butterfingers Coconut Cup’s – Chopped into pieces. Do you remember when you were a kid & your Mum wou, "Happiness is a direction, not a place..."⠀ Holy crap. I'm not gonna lie, I have, There's nothing I enjoy more than waking up in the, Happy Monday ⠀ 1/3 cup honey, or sub maple syrup for a vegan version. In a medium saucepan over low heat, whisk together the peanut butter, honey and coconut sugar until smooth, for about 3-4 minutes. Now you need to mix together your flour and coco powder and in a separate bowl mix together your eggs and caster sugar. Well, they are a seriously sweet chocolate cup filled with coconut creme, I found these in Poundland whilst I was searching for something quirky to bake into brownies and they work a treat. I can’t wait for you guys to try them. Keep stored in freezer for up to 3 months. The honey gives it that perfect sweetness, while the coconut sugar caramelizes and provides that dark color. In order to get that crunch factor, I added corn flakes to the mix. Okay, well there’s an elephant in the room and it’s the fact I recently blogged about gaining weight and here I am posting about brownies, coincidental? (trust me, you’ll want to).