Almond Butter Cocoa Truffles – Vegan & Gluten Free

Almond Butter Cocoa Truffles - Vegan & Gluten Free

I was thinking about Christmas this morning (I know, a little premature, blame the internet, people are already talking about it) and wanted to find something delicious and chocolatey that I can make for Christmas Eve/Day that my dad can enjoy.

Being vegan, for extreme health reasons, finding chocolate goodies that he can share with us can sometimes be a little tricky.

Then I came across these bad boys! I think they’re a winner 🙂

Almond Butter Cocoa Truffles


1 cup dates
1/3 cup almond butter
1 tablespoon chia seeds
1/8 tsp vanilla
1/3 cup chopped nuts
cocoa powder


– Combine dates, almond butter, chia seeds and vanilla in a food processor and pulse until it forms a large ball

– Form into 8 small balls by rolling mixture between hands

– Spread cocoa powder on a plate and roll balls in powder, then in nuts.

– Refrigerate and serve cold (Makes approx 8)

Christmas, here we come!


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