Mango Coconut Energy Balls Recipe
By Peanut Palate
🔪Prep Time: 15 mins
⅓ cup dried mango slices
¼ cup unsweetened shredded coconut sub: sweetened shredded coconut
⅛ tsp vanilla extract
Pinch pink salt
2 tbsp coconut flour
⅓ cup medjool dates, pitted sub: any other type of soft pitted dates if not medjool. Add 1-2 more dates if dough is not sticky enough
¼ cup raw cashews
⅓ cup unsweetened shredded coconut for rolling // sub: sweetened shredded coconut
1Blend together the cashews first to grind them into a powder (or run them through a spice grinder).
2Add the rest of the ingredients to the blender, except the ⅓ cup coconut for rolling.
3Once a shapeable dough has formed, shape it into 8 medium-sized balls.
4Keep the coconut for rolling in a separate small bowl. Once all the balls are shaped, roll them in the coconut. Enjoy!
5To store, keep them at room temperature in an airtight container.
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