Superfood Siobhan

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Raw Cacao Buckwheat Bliss Balls

By Wednesday, November 20, 2013 , , , , ,


A modification of my other buckwheat bliss balls, these gooey and crunchy chocolatey bites are perfect for snacks on the go. They're easy to make, travel well and can be stored in the fridge or freezer. Experiment by rolling them in your favourite nuts, seeds and dried berries, I especially love goji berries, cacao nibs and desiccated coconut


Makes 10 balls

You will need:

1/2 cup (100g) Raw buckwheat
1 cup (145g) Raw almonds
1/3 cup (60g) Fresh dates
1/4 cup raw cacao powder
Optional maca/mesquite powder 
1-2 tbsps of water, if necessary

1-2 tbsps of your favourite superfoods to roll in

Combine all of the ingredients in a food processor until it makes a moist and thick dough, adding a little water if necessary. Split the mixture evenly into 10 balls, then roll in your favourite superfoods and enjoy! 

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5 comments

  1. The balls look so yummy. Never tried the buckwheat.

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  2. Hey there
    What is the benefits of buckwheat?

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    1. You can find answers to questions like this by using google! I just google searched and found this site http://www.whfoods.com/genpage.php?tname=foodspice&dbid=11 :)

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  3. I love these balls, they're so delicious! Have you ever tried to roll them in cinnamon? I tried it out yesterday and I love it!

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  4. Hey, this sounds totally amazing Siobhan! I'm having a question regarding to your blog in general, because I have a food blog as well and I'm using blogspot. Do you get paid from sponsors, having ads etc.? XX Lilly

    (greenfoodlilly.blogspot.com)

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