Holiday Cashew Balls That Will Satisfy Sugarholics (Gluten-Free & Vegan)

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Tis the season for over-indulging and sometimes over-eating sugary desserts. Kick sugar to the curb this season with these healthy, tasty fruit-sweetened cashew balls. They're naturally sweetened with dates and have a hint of cardamom and orange, and will satisfy even the sugarholic in your family.

Christmas Cashew Balls

  • 1 cup cashews
  • 1/4 tsp ground cardamom
  • 1 cup dates
  • chpoped zest of 1 orange
  • 1 tbsp orange juice
  • 1/2 cup shredded unsweetened coconut

If you like you can roast your cashews in a cast iron pan or buy roasted cashews from your local bulk store.

Grind cashews in a food processor, but not too finely.

Add in cardamom, dates, orage zest and juice and mix until the mixture comes together naturally. Roll into small balls and roll in coconut.

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Store in fridge in a sealed container.

Photo Credit: Vanessa Ronksley


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