Raw cacao butter bark is seriously so easy and quick to make + so much better for you than store bought. I used some of my favorite raw cacao butter and  raw cacao powder from Navitas Organics. You would never know that this recipe is free of refined sugars, dairy, gluten, and soy because it’s so creamy and absolutely DELICIOUS!

Health Tip: Cacao butter is the raw version of edible, vegetable fat derived from the cacao bean. It has many benefits + is packed with vitamins and good fats that feed your brain, such as several antioxidants, it’s a great source of plant-based iron, it’s full of magnesium for a healthy heart, it contains tons of calcium, and is known to raise immunity. Cacao butter is not only great for you internally but also used for external healing.

Let’s talk about how to make this delicious + nourishing treat!

Raw Cacao Butter Bark

Raw Cacao Butter Bark is a nourishing + healthy snack that will meet your sweet cravings.

Course Dessert, Snack
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 30 bark pieces
Author The Clever Coconut


For the raw cacao butter bark

  • 1 cup raw cacao butter
  • 6 tablespoons raw cacao powder
  • 4 tablespoons pure maple syrup
  • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons pumpkin seeds *i used Nativas Organics coconut hemp pumpkin seeds
  • 1/4 cup raw, chopped almonds *i used Nativas Organics cacao hemp almonds
  • 1 tablespoon raw cashews chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon course sea salt *for sprinkling


For the raw cacao butter bark

  1. Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper. Set aside.

  2. Combine all ingredients in a small sauce pan. Melt on low heat. 

  3. Pour chocolate mixture onto lined cookie sheet. On top sprinkle pumpkin seeds, chopped almonds, chopped cashew, and course sea salt. 

  4. Freeze for 30 minutes or until solid. Enjoy immediately or store in refrigerator.