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Raw Cocoa Nut Balls

These delicious Cocoa balls are a perfect healthy snack! Cocoa is the highest whole food source of magnesium, while cashews are loaded with minerals; copper, magnesium, zinc and manganese. This recipe is very easy to make for you and your family.

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Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cup raw cashews
  • 1/2 cup shredded coconut
  • 2 tbsp raw organic cocoa powder
  • 1/3 cup of dried pomegranate or cranberries
  • 1/3 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1 tbsp soft coconut oil
  • 2 tbsp brown rice syrup or coconut nectar

Instructions

  1. Add cashews and coconut to food processor, combine until it reaches a crumb texture. Add cocoa, pomegranate, walnuts, coconut oil and rice syrup
  2. Blend the above in a bowl, using a metal spoon to evenly combine the coconut oil and syrup together with the dry ingredients
  3. Roll mixture into bite size ball sizes
  4. Keep in the refrigerator for approx 30 mins before eating or store in a closed container for a couple days prior to eating

Yield: 12

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