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Chocolate Sunbutter Balls

Chocolate Sunbutter Snack Balls

Author: Michele Spring
Servings: 6 -8 Balls
A recipe for a nut-free, gluten-free, Paleo snack that your kids can take to school or you can eat after a workout!
4 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 mins


  • 1 cup Dates (pitted (approx 8 dates))
  • 2 tbs Cocoa Powder
  • 1/2 cup Sunbutter (or Almond Butter)
  • 1/2 cup Shredded (Unsweetened Coconut)
  • 2 tbs Mini Chocolate Chips (Enjoy Life brand is dairy- and soy-free)


  • Process the dates in a food processor until they come into a ball.
  • Add the cocoa powder, Sunbutter, and shredded coconut and then process again until it comes into a ball.
  • Pulse in the mini chocolate chips to incorporate them.
  • Form the mixture into walnut-sized balls and serve or refrigerate until needed.


Store in the fridge.


Serving: 1-3 Balls
Course: Snack
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