With all those Christmas parties coming up, many of us are looking for delicious dishes to delight our guests – but of course, that also means trying to cater to a wide variety of diets and restrictions. Plus while those up in the northern hemisphere are enjoying hot sticky toffee pudding and heavy fruitcake, we South Africans are always in search of s chilled sweet treat to round off our festive dinners. With all these considerations, whipping up the perfect pudding can seem like a bit of a daunting task!

However, our green team has come to the rescue, with a super-simple recipe for Banting and Paleo-friendly, vegan-friendly, and summer-weather-friendly chocolate ice cream! This treat is sweet, creamy and delicious, made with only four ingredients. Give it a whirl and your culinary skills are sure to be the talk of the evening.

Vegan Banting Chocolate Ice Cream



  1. Add the cocoa powder & xylitol to the coconut cream.
  2. Blend well using a stick blender, until smooth & creamy.
  3. Add the vanilla extract. Blend again.
  4. Pour into containers & freeze until set.
  5. Serve & enjoy!