Christmas Cookie Dough Truffles

Christmas is creeping up oh-so quickly and time is of the essence for all of us. To help take something off your to-do list, Countdown offers a great online shopping service where you order everything you need from their website. All you need to do is pick up your shopping from a chosen store or get all the ingredients delivered right to your door! I wanted to share with you one of our favourite homemade gift ideas. These balls are super easy to make and also fun to get the kids involved in! See the link below to order everything you need in one click to make this delicious recipe.

Ingredients from Countdown online

Christmas Cookie Dough Truffles

Recipe Type



Prep time:

10 mins

Total time:

10 mins




  • 1 ½ cups raw FreshLife cashew nuts
  • 1 ½ cups FreshLife pitted dates
  • ¼ cup Homebrand desiccated coconut
  • 1/4 cup Macro Organic coconut oil (melted)
  • 1/3 cup Signature range dark chocolate drops
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg


  1. Place the cashews, dates, desiccated coconut, coconut oil, spices and dark chocolate drops in a food processor and blend well.
  2. Remove mixture from food processor and place into a bowl.
  3. Separate the mixture using teaspoons or your hands and roll into small balls. Repeat until all the mixture is used.
  4. Option: You can also roll the balls in desiccated coconut or cacao powder to make them look like snow balls and truffles.
  5. This recipe makes approximately 10 truffles and is best kept in the fridge in an airtight container.



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