Coconut Lime Energy Balls {vegan, gluten-free, paleo, sugar-free}
The perfect snack for when you need an energy boost. There is no sugar at all, refined, fruit or fake.
Servings Prep Time
15balls 15minutes
Servings Prep Time
15balls 15minutes
Ingredients
  • 150g cashew nuts
  • 150g unsweetened desiccated coconut + 50g extra for rolling
  • 50g sesame seeds
  • Juice and zest of 2 limes
  • 2tablespoons hemp protein powder
  • ½teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ¼teaspoon sea salt
Instructions
  1. First scatter the cashew nuts on a baking tray and roast in the oven for 10 minutes at 170°C.
  2. Then place the roasted cashews in a food processor with the desiccated coconut and sesame seeds and blitz for about 10 minutes or until nice and runny.
  3. Pour into a large mixing bowl and stir in the lime zest and juice, the hemp protein powder, vanilla extract and sea salt until the mixture thickens.
  4. Leave to stand for at least ten minutes then roll into 15 x 30g balls, then roll in the extra desiccated coconut to coat.
  5. They can be eaten immediately or stored in the fridge for about a week.