Recipe

Apricot and tahini bliss balls

The perfect afternoon snack with perfect amount of natural sweetness and packed full of nuts and seeds.

  • 20 mins preparation
  • Makes 14
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Ingredients

  • ½ cup (100g) dried apricots
  • ¼ cup (30g) linseed (flaxseed) meal
  • 1 cup (160g) almond kernels
  • ¼ green apple (30g), unpeeled, grated coarsely
  • 1 tablespoon raw honey, rice malt syrup or pure maple syrup
  • 1 tablespoon tahini (sesame seed paste)
  • ¼ teaspoon orange blossom water, optional
  • ½ cup (40g) shredded coconut

Method

  • 1
    Process apricots, linseed, almonds and apple for 1 minute or until mixture is the consistency of breadcrumbs. Add honey, tahini and orange blossom water; process for a further minute or until mixture clings together when pressed.
  • 2
    Roll tablespoons of the mixture into balls; wet your hands every third or fourth ball to stop the mixture from sticking. Roll balls in coconut; place on 
a tray; refrigerate for 1 hour or until firm.

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