I Wasn't Expecting That

Food, glorious food, Hot sausage and mustard!

Wednesday, 20 July 2016

Cacao And Peanut Butter Breakfast Balls...


Do you fancy making these Cacao and Peanut Butter Breakfast Balls? Specially created for Sevenhills Wholefoods by Deliciously Ella. (Gluten + Dairy Free, Vegan).

"These quick and easy energy balls can be made ahead and eaten for breakfast all week"


Makes: 16 balls
Prep time – 10 minutes
Setting time – 1 hour

What you need:
  • 10 medjool dates
  • ½ cup of water
  • 2 tbsp Sevenhills Wholefoods organic extra virgin raw coconut oil
  • 2 tbsp peanut butter
  • 100g oats
  • 2 tbsp Sevenhills Wholefoods organic raw cacao powder
  • 3 tbsp Sevenhills Wholefoods organic raw chia seeds
  • 4 tbsp Sevenhills Wholefoods organic raw hemp protein powder
  • 2 tbsp flax seeds
  • 35g raisins
  • 40g (1 cup) brown rice puffs


What you do:
  1. Pit the dates and add them to a saucepan with 1/2 cup water. Heat over a gentle heat, mashing the dates until a thick paste forms. Stir in the coconut oil and peanut butter and stir continuously over a low heat until ingredients are fully combined.
  2. Pour the mixture into a large mixing bowl and add in the oats, cacao, chia, hemp powder, flax seeds, raisins and brown rice puffs and mix well. Roll the mixture into 16 ping pong sized balls and put them in the fridge for an hour to set.

*Recipe and recipe photo by Sevenhills Wholefoods*

*No Payment was received*


SHARE:

30 comments

  1. Wow!! These look amazing!! I'm currently following a wheat gluten and dairy free diet so love to see recipes like this!!

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thank you Lucie, I am always on the lookout for nice gluten free recipes too :)

      Delete
  2. These look fab I've never tried anything like these before.

    ReplyDelete
  3. These look and sound delicious! Yes please!!

    ReplyDelete
  4. Looks interesting. My husband loves anything with peanut butter in it, he'll love these :)

    ReplyDelete
  5. These look great for that snack when you are trying to be healthy. Packed full of protein too.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thanks for stopping by Mellissa :) I am always snacking, that is a great idea..

      Delete
  6. These look like excellent healthy snacks. I bet they are.

    ReplyDelete
  7. Ooh, these look fab. My mother-in-law loves peanut butter so I might have to give these a go and get in her good books. :)

    ReplyDelete
  8. These look great! All my favourite ingredients :)

    ReplyDelete
  9. These look amazing! We're massive fans of peanut butter in this household! Going to try this at home :)

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thanks for stopping by, I love peanut butter too :)

      Delete
  10. These looks great and who doesn't like sweets for breakfast? I know I do! Peanut butter is such a great source of protein too. Yummy

    ReplyDelete
  11. these look amazing, so need these for breakfast in the morning

    ReplyDelete
  12. I am learning a lot from this blog. Will do this after my business trip to Hong Kong. Thanks.

    ReplyDelete
  13. These breakfast balls look absolutely delicious.

    ReplyDelete
  14. I've been wanting to make my own protein balls for a while but they seem to overwhelming. These look great though!

    ReplyDelete
  15. These look great. I have picked up so many amazing ideas here to last me weeks, thank you!

    ReplyDelete

Blogger Template Created by pipdig