The Good Oil's bliss balls

Photo: Peter McIntosh
Photo: Peter McIntosh
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Makes 20

Ingredients
2 cups chopped dates
2 cups cashew nuts
5 Tbsp coconut oil
5 Tbsp cacao powder
2 tsp honey
desiccated coconut

Method
Whizz all ingredients except the coconut in a food processor or blender until fine and combined.

Roll into balls.

Toss balls into coconut.

Recipe provided by The Good Oil Cafe in George St. Recipe requested by Rebecca Beveridge, of Dunedin.

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