This recipe is from the book, Raw Food/Real World: 100 Recipes to Get the Glow
3 cups unsweetened coconut flakes (find at health food store)
1 1/2 cup cocoa
1/3 cup extra virgin coconut oil (solid state)
1/2 tsp sea salt
1 Tbsp vanilla
about 1 cup maple syrup
stir together all ingredients
shape into tablespoon size balls
place on dehydrator screen at 115 degrees for 10 to 12 hours.
They are done when they are crispy on the outside and chewy on the inside
** These are sooooo good. Even my non - health food friends love these.
Freezer Cashew Coconut Balls
1/2 cup medjool dates
1/2 cup cashews (soaked overnight)
1/2 cup almonds (soaked overnight)
1/2 cup unsweetened shredded coconut (find at health food stores)
1 Tbsp extra virgin coconut oil
Process everything in a food processor and then roll into balls. Freeze.
** Very coconutty and good. Family likes these. Shared them with one friend and she gave them a thumbs up.