Kristen's Recipes


Title:   Xocolatl Energy Balls
Category:   Dessert - Clean (Only natural/organic ingredients), Vegetarian
From:   Scott Jurek
1/2 c raw cacao nibs
1/2 c raw cashews
8 medium dates
1 t mesquite powder
1/4 t ground cinnamon
1/2 t raw vanilla powder or extract
1/4 t crushed red pepper flakes
1/8 t sea salt
1 1/2 t raw coconut oil- warmed to liquid consistency
Directions:   Combine all the ingredients except the coconut oil in a food processor and process for 3 to 5 minutes until chopped to a fine consistency. Transfer the mixture to a mixing bowl. Add the melted coconut oil and stir until well combined. Form into 1-inch round balls and place on waxed paper. Refrigerate for 15 to 20 minutes, then transfer to an airtight container. The balls will keep for 2 weeks, refrigerated.
Makes:   Dozen 1-inch balls