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Peanut Boost Balls

Serves 24
Prep time: 5
Cooking time: 10

A healthy and tasty sweet treat.



  • 300g blanched peanuts
  • 1 cup pitted dates
  • ¼ cup cocoa
  • ¾ cup desiccated coconut
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Preheat the oven to 180⁰C.

1. Place the peanuts on an oven tray and roast in the oven until they are lightly toasted (keep an eye on them while roasting).
2. Crush the roasted peanuts in a food processor, or place in a plastic bag and crush with a rolling pin.
3. Cut the dates in half and place in a saucepan, add ¾ cup of water to the saucepan and simmer, covered, for 5 minutes.  Leave to cool.
4. Lightly toast the coconut in a frying pan.
5. Sift the cocoa into a large bowl, add the dates, ¼ cup of the coconut and the crushed peanuts. Stir to combine.
6. Roll into tablespoon size balls and cover with the remaining coconut.

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