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Dark Chocolate French Silk Pie in a Jar

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I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t have too much experience making French silk pie. It was only when I had my own kitchen and lots of extra time on my hands that I really took the time to experiment with different recipes and honestly, it’s amazing and I can’t believe I didn’t give it much of a chance before. And, given that it was relatively easy to make paleo-friendly, I made sure to focus on a French silk pie recipe that would not only taste good, but it would be something that I could eat on a regular basis without feeling like I’m overindulging in desserts.

french silk pie

Dark Chocolate French Silk Pie in a Jar

What is French Silk Pie?

In case you aren’t familiar with this decadent dessert, French silk pie is made with a pastry or cookie crust, rich and creamy chocolate filling, and topped with whipped cream.

french silk pie

french silk pie

french silk pie

french silk pie

It’s absolutely amazing when chilled and allowed enough time to set, something I tend to struggle with (ehem) because I know how decadent this is. You’ll know exactly what I mean once you try it!

french silk pie

french silk pie

(You may also like: Dark Chocolate Paleo Pie with Homemade Crust)


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Ingredients

  • For the crust:
    • 1/3 cup unsweetened finely shredded coconut
    • 1 cup almond flour
    • 3 tbsp melted coconut oil
    • 3 tbsp honey
  • For the filling:
    • 4 oz dairy free paleo friendly dark chocolate chips
    • 1 cup coconut cream
  • For decoration (optional):
    • 1 cup whipped coconut cream
    • chopped almonds

Directions

  1. To make the crust, place all the ingredients in a bowl and mix to combine.
  2. Divide the mixture between 4 jars and lightly press it into bottom of jars.
  3. Refrigerate for 30 minutes.
  4. To make the filling, place the coconut cream in a small saucepan.
  5. Heat it over medium low heat until it begins to gently simmer.
  6. Remove from the heat.
  7. Add the chocolate chips and stir until completely combined and chocolate has melted.
  8. Allow to cool slightly.
  9. Divide between jars and refrigerate until ready to serve.
  10. Just before serving, spread the whipped coconut cream on top, sprinkle with chopped almonds (if using) and serve.

Servings

Serving Size

1

Servings/Recipe

4

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