Very Vanilla ‘Bean’ Fudge

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recipe by Tenina Holder

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    Total Time
    4hrs 2mins
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Butter beans are the star ingredient of this healthy Thermomix bean fudge. This simple dessert recipe should be made well in advance, as it needs time to chill in the fridge to set.

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recipe updated Oct 8, 2019


  • Dark chocolate icon
    Dark chocolate
    as needed
  • Coconut sugar icon
    Coconut sugar
    150g (about ¾ cup)
  • Almonds icon
    200g (about 1½ cups)
  • Vanilla bean paste icon
    Vanilla bean paste
    2 tbsp (33g)
  • Lima beans icon
    Lima beans
    400g (about 1¾ cups)
  • Coconut oil icon
    Coconut oil
    109ml (½ cup)
  • Sea salt icon
    Sea salt
    1 pinch


  • kCook icon TM5
  • kCook icon Square pan - 8"
  • kCook icon TM5 bowl

Step preview

  1. Add coconut sugar, almonds and vanilla bean paste to the TM5 bowl
  2. Fit TM5 bowl to TM5
  3. Blend - approx 30 sec, speed 7
  4. Scrape down sides of TM5 bowl
  5. Add lima beans, coconut oil and sea salt to the TM5 bowl
  6. Blend until smooth - approx 40 sec, speed 8
  7. Transfer content of TM5 bowl to square pan
  8. Chill in fridge - 4 hr
  9. Drizzle with dark chocolate to taste
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