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Raw Lemon-Coconut Spirulina Balls An Unrefined Vegan

Raw Lemon-Coconut Spirulina Balls

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  • Author: Annie
  • Prep Time: 10
  • Total Time: 120
  • Yield: 20 1x

Description

Blue-green algae never tasted so good! In these vegan, raw balls, spirulina is paired with coconut, dates, and nuts for a delicious, nutritious dessert or snack.


Ingredients

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  • 1 cup raw pecan pieces
  • 1 cup chopped dates
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened raw coconut flakes
  • 2 Tbsp. hemp seeds
  • 2 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice
  • 2 Tbsp. coconut milk
  • 1 Tbsp. spirulina

Instructions

  1. Put the pecans and dates into the bowl of a food processor and pulse until broken down into small pieces. Add the remaining ingredients and process until smooth. You will need to scrape down the sides of the bowl a few times. The mixture will form a ball.
  2. Scrape the mixture into a bowl, cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for an hour or two. Using a small spoon, scoop up about 1 heaping teaspoon of the mixture and roll into a ball. Place in an air-tight container. Continue with the rest of the mixture and store the balls in the refrigerator.

Notes

  • Use a protein powder mix (which often contains spirulina) if you don’t have spirulina on hand.

Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 10
  • Calories: 157
  • Sugar: 11
  • Sodium: 4
  • Fat: 12
  • Saturated Fat: 4
  • Unsaturated Fat: 7
  • Trans Fat: 0
  • Carbohydrates: 14
  • Protein: 2
  • Cholesterol: 0