ENERGY BALLS

Ingredients

200 gr dates
100 gr cranberries dried
100 gr cashews raw
1 tbsp cocoa powder natural and unsweetened
1 tbsp chia seeds
20 gr shredded coconut for garnishing

Preparation

1
Soak the dates and cranberries in warm water for about 10 min.After this,drain them.Peel the dates and remove the pits from them.
2
Add them to a food processor or high speed blender to make them into paste or just chop them into really tiny pieces.
3
Add the cashew nuts to a blender a blend it to make something like flour.You can also crush it in plastic bag.
4
Combine the dates,cranberries,cashew flour and cocoa powder.Mix well.Make balls from this mixture and dip them into the shredded coconut to garnish.
5
You can serve immediately or put them into the fridge to chill for couple hours.
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About

One of the best recipes for energy balls.These sweet and yummy balls are great for snacking trough the day when you want something sweet but without sugar or excess calories.These are made without sugar and artificial sweeteners.They are all natural and vegan friendly.These energy balls are best to eat before your workout or running,because they will fill you up with energy.The dates and cranberries are natural sweeteners for many healthy recipes.They are simple carbohydrates which gives you fast energy.The cocoa powder is one of the best antioxidants on the world.It will satisfy your cravings for something like chocolate without hurt your diet.The cashew nuts are one of the best food on the planet.They are high in plant-based protein and contain polyunsaturated and monounsaturated fats which are good for the heart,hair,skin and many other.They also contain Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids.The chia seeds will give you more protein plant-based protein. You can use other dried fruits like apricots or plums for this recipe of other nuts like Brazil nuts which are really tasty or peanuts which contain healthy fats for your health.Good idea is to garnish these balls with cinnamon or more cocoa powder,instead of coconut. Try different combinations and variations and find the best one for you.Feel free to do what you like with this recipe and customize it to your preferences.

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Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 4:49am

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