Chocolate Espresso Truffles
These little balls of goodness are full of protein, healthy fats and are high in anti oxidants. They taste so delicious and are perfect sweet treat to take to a dinner party or an upcoming Christmas party. The Nescafe Green Blend coffee that is added to the balls give them a beautiful and rich decadent flavor.
3/4 cup of walnuts (put around 9 walnuts aside to keep for decoration)
1/2 of raw cashew nuts
3/4 cup of pitted dates
1/2 cup cacao nibs or 1/2 cup of 70% dark chocolate chips
1/2 cup of desiccated coconut
1/4 cup of linseeds
1/4 cup of Nescafe Green blend coffee
1/2 cup of water
1/4 cup of cacao powder (optional)
Add all the ingredients into the food processor and blend for 5 minutes. Divide the mixture and roll into small balls, this recipe makes approximately 8 balls. Sprinkle the balls with cacao powder and place a walnut on top of each ball.
Place the balls in the freezer for an hour before serving.