Lemon, Turmeric & Chia Energy Balls
grain free • dairy free • refined sugar free
Lemon Turmeric Energy Balls rich in beautiful citrus aroma enriched with turmeric, and chia seeds. These immune boosting, refined sugar-free energy balls are rich in fibre and plant-based proteins. Perfect for everyday snacking!
12 Medjool dates
1 cup old-fashioned gluten-free oats
½ cup almonds
1 tablespoon Spice&Easy Chia seeds
4 tablespoons lemon juice
Zest of 3 lemons
1 tablespoon maple syrup or honey
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 teaspoon Spice&Easy Turmeric, Ginger and Black Pepper blend
½ cup shredded coconut or chia seeds for dusting
Remove the pits from dates and soak them in hot water for several minutes. When the dates are softened, drain them and place in food processor. Save the water.
Add the other ingredients to a food processor and blend until mixture turns into a dough-like consistency. Add 1 tablespoon of water in which you have soaked the dates if the mixture is too dry.
Allow to set for a couple of hours in the refrigerator before rolling
With the small spoon scoop the mixture and roll into balls. Roll the balls in shredded coconut and place on the baking sheet.
Store energy balls in an airtight container in the refrigerator until serving