Cherry ripe bliss balls
Time to make: 15 mins
Total cost: $ 10.00 / $ 1.50 per serve
(at time of publication)
Nutrition Info.(per serve)
²/³ cup raw almonds
¼ cup shredded coconut, plus ¼ cup extra, to roll
2 tablespoons pure cocoa powder, sifted
200g Medjool dates
4-5 fresh, canned or frozen pitted cherries
Total fat 5g
Saturated fat 2g
Dietary fibre 2g
1 In a food processor, blitz almonds, coconut and cocoa, until finely chopped. With the motor running, gradually add dates until finely chopped and well combined. Add cherries, one at a time, processing until mixture comes together in a ball.
2 Roll the mixture into 20 balls (about 1 tablespoon per ball). Place extra coconut on a large plate. Roll balls in coconut to lightly coat. Place in an airtight container in the fridge to chill.
Make it gluten free: Check cocoa powder is gluten free.
They are also delicious straight from the freezer.