By Mercedes Leguizamon

Chocolate has a bad reputation for being unhealthy. We are constantly trying to limit our chocolate intake, but from now on, feel free to take out your blenders and your cocoa powder. Here are some healthy and delicious recipes to satisfy your chocolate cravings.

Death by Chocolate

Menshealth.com/weight-loss/death-by-chocolate-smoothie

This smoothie combines protein, healthy fats and fibers. Use it as a meal replacement for any meal — it will help you stay full longer and will burn fat

Chocolate Chia Smoothie

Gimmesomeoven.com/chocolate-chia-smoothie-recipe

Try this chocolatey twist on the classic green smoothie! It is easy to make, good for you and combines greens with a lot of chia seeds.

Thick and Creamy Chocolate Peanut Butter Breakfast Shake

Bakerbynature.com/thick-creamy-chocolate-peanut-butter-breakfast-shake

This breakfast shake doubles as a dessert! With a heaping dose of protein along with chocolate and honey, this shake sure is sweet!

Chocolate Mango Protein Smoothie

Nourisheveryday.com/chocolate-mango-protein-smoothie

One of the best ways to recharge after the gym? Combine chocolate and …. mango? This shake provides both the heavy dark chocolate flavor that you love and the healthy mango that you need.

Hot Chocolate Breakfast Smoothie

Runningwithspoons.com/2015/11/07/hot-chocolate-breakfast-smoothie

Winter drink lovers unite! Introducing the Hot Chocolate Breakfast Smoothie. All you need is a blender and a stove to create this warm smoothie. How about that for different!