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Raw Goji-Coconut-Maca Energy Balls.

Energy balls (bits) are becoming more and more popular, probably because they are a bomb of energy and an healthy dose of good fat+fiber+carbs. They are raw, can easily be grab on the go for a quick snack and let you play with a huge combination of nuts and dried fruits, making these little guys suitable for any taste and any needs.

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I do believe in the power of prayer.
I do believe in putting good out into the world.
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Raw Goji-Coconut-Maca Energy Balls.

Raw Goji-Coconut-Maca Energy Balls.

Yield: 14 energy balls, a bit smaller than a < golf ball
Notes: Raw, Vegan, Vegetarian, Lactose-Free, Gluten-Free, Iron, Magnesium, Calcium, Kosher-Parve.

You will need..

  • ¾ cup organic dried apricots
  • ¼ cup goji berries
  • ¼ cup warm water
  • 1 cup macadamias
  • 1 cup walnuts
  • 1 cup shredded coconut + more for coating
  • 2 tablespoon tahini
  • 2 tablespoon honey (or any sugar substitution you like)
  • 2 tablespoon maca powder (optional)

To get there..

  1. Place dried apricots and goji berries in a bowl covered with the warm water. Soak for at least 20 minutes.
  2. Place macadamias and walnuts in a food processor. Process until finely chopped. Remove and set aside.
  3. Add the soaked dried fruits in food processor. Process on medium to high speed until you get a smooth paste.
  4. Add the shredded coconut, tahini, honey and maca to the mix and process to combine.
  5. Stir back the macadamias and walnuts into the food processor. Process on low until combined.
  6. With your hands, roll mix into small balls and coat with more shredded coconut.
  7. Place in the freezer for at least 30 minutes before serving.
  8. Store in the fridge for up to a week or in the freezer for a longer period.

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