If you ever need something sweet, but don't want to indulge in a full-on dessert, these are a tasty, but healthy alternative. Whether it's an afternoon pick-me-up or an after dinner treat, there are great to have on hand and contain many superfoods like maca, chia seeds & cacao! Even better, they're super easy to make- just throw everything in the food processor, and that's it! Enjoy!
1/2 cup raw walnuts
1/2 cup raw almonds
1/4 cup chia seeds
1 cup pitted Medjool dates (about 10)
1/4 cup dried unsweetened coconut
1/3 cup raw cacao powder
1 tsp pure vanilla extract
1/2 tsp maca powder
2 tbsp water
1/4 tsp salt
Pulse all ingredients together in food processor until well combined. Roll into balls. Coat in extra coconut or cacao, if desired. Makes about 2 dozen balls. These store well in an airtight container at room temperature for a few days, or in the regrigerator for 7-10 days.