AdVital Hedgehog Slice Recipe
AdVital Hedgehog Slice Recipe

Hedgehog Slice


January 20, 2017

Delightful Hedgehog Slice fortified with AdVital Powder is high in protein, energy dense, and provides a good source of Vitamin A & D.

  • Prep: 1 hr 5 mins
  • Yields: 20 pieces/10 serves


250g roughly crushed Arnott's® Marie biscuits, or for gluten free use 400g roughly crushed Arnott's® Rice Cookies

3 tbsp (20g) desiccated coconut

3 tbsp (30g) cocoa

5 scoops AdVital Powder

170g butter

¾ cup (150g) caster sugar

½ tsp vanilla essence or extract

1 (59g) egg, beaten


1Line a 20cm x 30cm slice tray or shallow dish with baking paper.

2Roughly crush biscuits in a bowl until there is a mixture of fine and chunky crumbs.

3Add coconut, cocoa and AdVital Powder.

4Melt butter with sugar, do not boil. Add vanilla and mix well into biscuit mixture.

5Mix in beaten egg.

6Press evenly into lined tin and refrigerate for 45 minutes or until firm.

7When set, cut into 20 portions and serve.

Recipe Notes

Hints & Tips

  • Before slicing, dust with icing sugar to serve or ice with chocolate icing and dust with desiccated coconut.
  • Serve with ice cream or pour a berry compote over the served slices. For extra decadence, grate chocolate over the top.
  • Crumble the slice and sprinkle over ice cream or sorbet, or use as a cheesecake and pie base.
  • Add ½ cup chopped walnuts to step 3.

Low FODMAP Diet Tips

  • No changes required.

For full nutrition information for this recipe, please refer to the AdVital Recipe Book in the AdVital Media Library.


Nutrition Facts

Serving Size90 g
Energy1681 kJ
Sodium229 mg
Potassium196 mg
Protein10.6 g
Sugar23.0 g
Total Fat20.7 g
Saturated Fat13.0 g
Total Carbohydrates43.6 g

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