Our protein balls recipe is delicious and will beat chocolate cravings. Raw cacao has many benefits including minerals magnesium, calcium, iron, copper and potassium. At the same time you will get protein and fibre!
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Recipe: Living Beauty Protein balls
The more raw, unprocessed and organic the ingredients, the better.
150grams of Protein Powder (We used The All Natural Company Non Dairy Vegan Protein
**Use code “amelia” for 20% off when purchasing any products from The All Natural Company.
1/2 cup walnuts
1/2 cup almonds
2 tbsp linseed, sunflower seeds and/or pepitas
1 cup medjool dates, pitted and chopped
3 tbsp tahini or peanut butter
1/4 cup raw cacao powder or cocoa powder
1 tbsp ground cinnamon
2 tbsp honey or rice brand syrup, Pinch of sea salt
1/4 cup of RAW coconut water (add this last and you may need more/less)
100g desiccated coconut for coating
1. Combine the walnuts, almonds and seeds in a food processor and whiz until fine crumbs.
Add the dates and whiz until smooth.
Add the protein powder, tahini, cacao powder, cinnamon, honey and sea salt and whiz for two minutes or until the mixture starts to form into a ball. Add coconut water sparingly until desired consistency achieved.
2. Divide into golf ball-sized portions and roll into balls between lightly wet palms. Roll in coconut, and store in an airtight container in the fridge for up to two weeks.
Makes 15 to 20