Superfood protein balls

Posted by on Feb 1, 2015 in Recipes | 0 comments

Super easy, super tasty and super nutritious! What more could you want!

High in protein and low GI, these tasty snack balls are perfect to curb those sugar cravings and keep you feeling fuller for longer.  Excellent for pregnant and breastfeeding Mum’s to keep up with the extra nutrient demand.

Ingredients

  • 40 dates
  • ½ cup sunflower seeds
  • ½ cup pumpkin seeks
  • 1 tbsp chia seeds
  • 1 cup dessicated coconut
  • 5 tbsp pea based protein powder
  • 1 tbsp coconut oil
  • 2 tbsp ABC butter

Method

  1. Soak dates in hot water for 5 minutes or until soft.
  2. Place sunflower seeds, pumpkin seeks and ½ cup of the dessicated coconut into a food processor and blend until well combined.  Remove mixture into a bowl and set aside.
  3. Place the dates (drained), coconut oil and ABC butter into the food processor and blend until smooth.  Pour the seed mixture back into the food processor along with the protein powder and blend until well combined.
  4. Roll into small balls then roll balls through remaining coconut to coat.  Store in the fridge in an air tight container for up to 1 week.

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