3 High Protein Chocolate Desserts

3 High Protein Chocolate Desserts

As a fitness instructor, I know firsthand how challenging it can be to eat right without sacrificing flavor. Many of my clients struggle to find that perfect balance between nutritious and delicious. Trust me, I get it—healthy eating often feels like a compromise on taste, but it doesn’t have to be. With the right recipes, you can enjoy mouthwatering meals and snacks that also support your fitness goals. Whether you’re aiming to increase your protein intake or just eat more mindfully, it’s entirely possible to nourish your body without giving up the flavors you love. 

Here are three fantastic recipes: Protein Cookie Dough, Protein Milkshake, and Protein Mug Brownie. These treats not only satisfy your sweet tooth but also help you meet your nutritional goals. 

 Let’s dive into these easy-to-make recipes that are perfect for any time of the day.

Protein Cookie Dough

Who doesn't love cookie dough? This version is not only tasty but also packed with protein, making it a guilt-free snack!


  • 100g Greek yogurt (or any yogurt, skyr, or alternative)
  • 1/2 scoop to 1 full scoop of protein powder of choice (adjust based on desired consistency)
    *I use Beyond Yourself Vegan Vanilla Cupcake Protein Powder
  • 1-2 tablespoons of chocolate chips (or topping of choice)


  • In a bowl, mix the Greek yogurt and protein powder until you achieve a smooth consistency.
  • Fold in the chocolate chips or your preferred topping.
  • Enjoy your protein-packed cookie dough straight from the bowl!

 Nutritional Information:

 Calories: 314

Protein: 26g

Carbs: 33g

Fats: 12g

Protein Milkshake

Cool down with this creamy, protein-rich milkshake that's perfect for a post-workout treat or a refreshing meal replacement.


  • 4-5 ice cubes
  • 1/2 cup milk or as desired
  • 2 tablespoons of ice cream
  • 1 scoop of chocolate protein powder
    *I use Limitless Pharma Ferrerolicious protein powder


  • Place the ice cubes, milk, ice cream, and chocolate protein powder in a blender.
  • Blend until smooth and creamy.
  • Pour into a glass and enjoy immediately!

Nutritional Information:

 Calories: 270

Protein: 33g

Carbs: 17g

Fats: 9g

Protein Mug Cake 

Craving something chocolatey and warm? This protein mug cake is ready in minutes and perfect for a quick, satisfying treat.


  • 1 tablespoon oat flour (or flour of choice)
  • 3/4 scoop chocolate protein powder
    *I use Limitless Pharma Ferrerolicious protein powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 tablespoon cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon sugar (or sweetener of choice)
  • 1 egg
  • 3 tablespoons of milk (adjust as needed)


  • In a microwave-safe mug, mix together the oat flour, chocolate protein powder, baking powder, cocoa powder, and sugar.
  • Add the egg and milk, stirring until the batter is smooth.
  • Microwave for 1 minute. Check the consistency and microwave for additional time if needed.
  • Top with chocolate chips, ice cream, or your favorite topping.
  • Dig in and enjoy your warm, gooey protein mug brownie!

Nutritional Information:

Calories:  300

Protein: 28g

Carbs: 22g

Fats: 10g


These 3 simple recipes are perfect for anyone looking to increase their protein intake without sacrificing flavor. Give them a try and enjoy the delicious, guilt free nutritious boost!

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