Almond & Coconut Flour Protein Balls {grainfree + vegan}
 
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An ideal snack for workouts, lunches, afternoon pick-me-ups, and breakfasts, these coconut-almond protein balls are also naturally vegan, grain-free, simple to prepare (no cooking required!) and delicious!
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Recipe type: Snack, Energy Balls
Serves: 28 balls
Ingredients
  • 1 15-ounce can white beans, rinsed and drained
  • ½ cup almond butter
  • ⅓ cup coconut palm sugar
  • 2 tablespoons flaxseed meal
  • 3 tablespoons nondairy milk
  • ¼ teaspoon almond extract
  • ⅓ cup coconut flour (or more, as needed)
  • Optional: desiccated or finely chopped unsweetened flake coconut
Instructions
  1. In a food processor, process the drained beans, almond butter, coconut sugar, flaxseed meal, milk and almond extract until very smooth, stopping once or twice to scrape down sides of the bowl.
  2. Add the coconut flour to processor and pulse until the mixture resembles stiff cookie dough. Tightly wrap the dough in a covered container or plastic wrap and refrigerate at least 1 hour until chilled.
  3. Scoop heaping tablespoons of dough and roll into balls. If desired, roll the balls in coconut.
  4. In a food processor, process the drained beans, peanut butter, coconut sugar and water until very smooth, stopping once or twice to scrape down sides of the bowl.
  5. Add the coconut flour to processor and pulse until the mixture resembles stiff cookie dough. If the dough is crumbly, add a little more peanut butter. if it’s sticky, add a little more coconut flour. Tightly wrap the dough in a covered container or plastic wrap and refrigerate at least 1 hour until chilled.
  6. Use a small cookie scoop or tablespoon to portion the dough and roll into balls. If desired, roll the balls in coconut.
Nutrition Information
Serving size: 1 ball Calories: 52 Fat: 2.6 g Saturated fat: 0.3 g Carbohydrates: 6.6 g Sugar: 2.7 g Sodium: 38.5 mg Fiber: 2 g Protein: 2 g Cholesterol: 0 mg
Recipe by power hungry at https://powerhungry.com/2018/08/almond-coconut-flour-protein-balls-vegan-grainfree/