Chocolate Espresso Truffles

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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.

Ingredients

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)

Directions

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.

Libby x