Cashew Vanilla Coconut Balls

Looking for an energy boost? Try these healthy and easy cashew vanilla coconut balls! Pair them up with this yummy in your tummy Green Cream Dream Smoothie.

Ingredients for Cashew Coconut Balls:

  • 1 cup cashews
  • ¼ cup almond butter
  • 2 tbsp. vanilla protein powder of your choice
  • ¼ cup unsweetened shredded coconut plus extra for rolling
  • 1 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1 tbsp. white chia seeds
  • 2 tbsp. honey
  • 10-12 pitted dates

Directions:

  • Place cashews into blender and blend until you reach fine crumbs
  • Add in protein powder, cinnamon, coconut, and chia seeds, and process until smooth
  • Combine honey and dates and blend until you get a clumpy ball
  • Put in a bowl and add in almond butter. If you find the mixture is falling apart you can add in roughly one tablespoon of water.
  • Use your tablespoon and scoop out mixture to form roughly 12 balls
  • Roll them in more coconut if you like, then seal in a glass container for freezing
  • Have them as a grab-and-go snack from your freezer

From January’s edition of Impact Magazine

Picture credit: Pixabay

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