Chocolate Cinnamon Gelatin Jigglers (Gluten-free)

Chocolate Cinnamon Gelatin (Gluten-free) | Food Your Body Will Thank You For

The NEWEST family favorite! My son could live on these if I’d let him. While there are natural sweeteners in the recipe, I opt for mineral rich rapadura and organic maple syrup. It’s a dessert I can feel good about. I can relax, knowing my son is going to enjoy a treat that will support his gut health and reduce inflammation.

Enjoy! <3

Chocolate Cinnamon Gelatin Jigglers (makes about 20 stars)

You’ll Need:

  • 12 oz. raw or grass-fed, organic WHOLE fat milk, separated  in 2 containers (8 oz, 4 oz)
  • 1/2 t. organic vanilla (get HERE)
  • 1/2 T. grass-fed butter (THIS is my favorite)
  • 1/4 c. organic maple syrup (get HERE)
  • 2 T. + 1 teaspoon grass-fed gelatin (get HERE)
  • 1/4 c. rapadura or sucanat (get HERE)
  • 3 T. organic cocoa powder (get HERE)
  • 1/2 t organic cinnamon ( get HERE)
  • Pinch of unrefined salt (get HERE)



  1. Heat 8 oz. of milk, vanilla, maple syrup, and butter over medium heat until warmed through (not hot)
  2. Add cocoa, sugar, and salt to pan and mix well.
  3. Increase heat to med-high, whisking continually until just hot (not boiling!).
  4. Quickly whisk gelatin into remaining (cold) milk until there are no lumps
  5. Slowly add gelatin/milk mixture to the pot, whisking constantly
  6. Continue to whisk briskly for 4-5 minutes on medium heat (it will get frothy and slightly thicker as you whisk) until just before boiling
  7. Pour into the two casserole dishes OR custard cups and allow to cool.
  8. Cover all dishes and transfer to the refrigerator.
  9. Refrigerate until set (at least 2 hours for baking dishes, 4 hours for custard dishes)
  10. If you’ve used the baking dishes, now it’s time for the best part: using those cookie cutters!

My family LOVES it with whipped cream on top! <3

Chocolate Cinnamon Gelatin (Gluten-free) | Food Your Body Will Thank You For


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