Making your own energy balls is very simple and inexpensive. The hardest decision is choosing what goes into them!⠀

BASE INGREDIENTS 

  • Protein & healthy fats – nuts, seeds, nut butter
  • Sweetener – medjool dates, maple syrup, agave, honey
  • Binder – coconut oil ⠀

ADDITIONS⠀
Cacao powder, cacao nibs, desiccated coconut, goji berries, tahini, protein powder, sesame seeds, matcha powder etc⠀

CACAO ALMOND ENERGY BALLS (makes 12)
200g almonds⠀
2 tbsp desiccated coconut⠀
2 tbsp cacao powder ⠀
3 tbsp coconut oil, melted⠀
2 tbsp maple syrup⠀
1/4 tsp sea salt

  • Blitz the almonds and desiccated coconut into a flour in a food processor.
  • Melt the coconut oil. In a bowl mix the flour with the cacao powder and salt.
  • Add the maple syrup and melted coconut oil and mix well to combine.
  • Using your hands roll into even sized balls and pop in the freezer for an hour.

*Optional – roll the balls in some more cacao powder or chopped nuts or desiccated coconut or sesame seeds before freezing.