Mint Chocolate Energy Balls
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Mint Chocolate Energy Balls

Satisfy your sugar craving the healthier way. These gluten-free Mint Chocolate Energy Balls contain wholesome ingredients and no refined sugar.
Prep Time15 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Snack
Cuisine: Worldwide
Keyword: chocolate energy ball, chocolate energy bite, chocolate mint energy ball, chocolate mint energy bit
Servings: 12 Balls
Author: Jane Saunders

Ingredients

  • 25 g/ 1 oz Cashew nuts
  • 25 g/ 1 oz Hazelnuts nuts
  • 50 g/ 2 oz Pistachio nuts
  • 200 g/ 7 oz Soft pitted dates
  • 2 tbsp Cocoa powder
  • 2 tbsp Dessicated coconut
  • 1 tbsp Chia seeds (optional)
  • 3/4 tsp Mint extract
  • 2 tbsp Coconut milk

Garnish - optional

  • Cocoa powder
  • Toasted/ un-toasted dessicated coconut

Instructions

  • Put the nuts into a food processor and process until chopped medium - not too finely though
  • Add the remaining ingredients and continue to process until a sticky dough is formed - you may need to scrape down the sides of the food processor a couple of times
  • Divide the mixture into 12 equal portions - approximately 30g in weight each. Using your hands roll the dough into smooth balls
  • If desired, cover the balls by rolling in cocoa powder or coconut
  • Store in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 1 week