CASHEW POWER BALLS
Makes 24 Balls
200g (1½ cups) Lucky Natural Cashews
45g (¼ cup) Lucky Natural Pepitas
2½ tbsp raw cocoa powder (if unavailable, use Dutch cocoa powder)
2 tsp ground cinnamon
¼ tsp sea salt
150g (1 cup) dried apricots
150g pitted fresh dates (8-9 dates)
2½ tbsp honey
½ cup desiccated coconut
- Place cashews into a food processor. Blend cashews until a powder starts to form (do not over blend).
- Add pepitas, cocoa, cinnamon and salt into the cashew meal. Blend until pepitas resemble coarse breadcrumbs. Add the apricots and dates. Blend until finely chopped. Add the honey and blend until mixture is well mixed and begins to form a ball around the blade.
- Using moistened hands, divide and roll mixture into balls, about 3cm in diameter. Roll in coconut to coat evenly.
Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to two weeks.