Are you always on the look out for healthy sweet treats to enjoy while dieting? Well add this recipe to your treasured stash. These little coconut balls, courtesy of Lose Baby Weight, are gull of “good fats” that fill you up much more quickly than less healthy treats. So whenever you need a sweet pick me up, grab one of these from the fridge.
Here’s what you need to make 15 balls:
-2 cups shredded coconut + some extra
-1/2 cup almonds
-2-3 tbsp honey or rice malt syrup (to taste)
-2 tbsp coconut oil
-Zest and juice of 1 lemon
And here’s what you do:
- Blend all ingredients in a food processor for 1 minute.
- Roll into small balls, then roll in the extra reserved coconut.
- Place balls on a parchment paper lined tray and chill in the fridge until firm.