Chocolate Coconut Almond Balls

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Perfect for when you need that quick energy burst.

Calm your sugar cravings with one of these Chocolate Coconut Almond Balls! This delicious dessert recipe calls for 100% clean and wholesome ingredients, like fiber-filled dates and nutrient-rich almonds. If you get hungry between meals, these satisfying snacks are a delicious solution.

The no-bake treats take just a few minutes to make – no oven necessary! Store in the fridge overnight or pop in the freezer to retain freshness for weeks. These bite-sized delights are bursting with nutty, chocolatey flavors your taste buds will love.

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Chocolate Coconut Almond Balls

These no-bake bites are perfect for when you are craving something sweet but want to stay healthy while you indulge.
Prep Time 20 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Yield 12 people
Serving Size 1 ball
Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine Universal
Author SkinnyMs.

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup old-fashioned rolled oats
  • 3 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1/16 teaspoon kosher or sea salt
  • 3/4 cup medjool dates pitted
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons water warm
  • 1/2 cup shredded coconut unsweetened
  • 1/2 cup almonds coarsely chopped

Instructions

  • Whisk together oats, cocoa powder, and salt. Puree dates and water in a food processor or blender to form a paste. Add to bowl with oats and cocoa powder. Mix well, using hands if necessary, and form into balls.
  • Spread almonds and coconut on a plate. Roll the balls, pressing the almonds into them when necessary. Makes about 12 one-inch diameter balls.
  • Balls will keep for about one week covered in the fridge or 2-3 weeks in the freezer in an airtight container. Enjoy!

Nutrition Information

Serving: 1ball | Calories: 92kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Sodium: 2mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 10g |
SmartPoints (Freestyle): 4
Keywords Budget-Friendly, Low-Carb, Quick and Easy, Vegetarian

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8 Comments

  1. The chocolate coconut almond balls are excellent! I was looking for a wheat free healthy pick me up snack for the afternoon. This is perfect plus it satisfies my chocolate craving. I used double Dutch dark chocolate, soo decadent! Thank you for such a great snack recipe!

  2. If I take out the almonds will it be less points? Just wondering, I made them yesterday and I didnt have almonds but I am so hooked them are delicious

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