Healthy Christmas Truffles

More Christmas prep over here. Yes I know, who even am I? Actually let’s be honest. I made these healthy Christmas truffles last week. There are none left. I’m not ashamed. They were amazing.


These are full of good stuff. Don’t go crazy though – they are mostly nuts after all.  They make the perfect homemade Christmas gift or snack to take to late afternoon Chrissie get-togethers.





1 cup almonds

1 1/2 cups hazelnuts

2 1/2 cups shredded coconut

3/4 cup coconut oil

1/2 cup honey

1/2 cup cacao or cocoa

To roll –

1/4 cup desiccated coconut

1 tbs cocoa



Place all ingredients into a food processor and blend until smooth.  Check they can be rolled evenly into balls (Add extra nuts or coconut if too wet. Add a touch more honey or coconut oil if too dry.)

Mix extra cocoa and desiccated coconut on a plate.

Roll mixture into balls, coat in chocolate coconut and place in the fridge to set.

Hide extras in back of the fridge so family doesn’t eat them all on you.





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