nutty cacao maca balls
THE most d-e-l-c-i-o-u-s bite sized superfood snack in the universe!
1/2 cup hazelnuts
1/2 cup almonds
1/2 cup dates
1 tablespoon raw maca root powder
1 tablespoon cacao powder
1 tablespoon tahini
2 tablespoons raw coconut oil (liquid form, so please heat on a very low heat to melt)
1/4 cup dried shredded coconut
** use organic and biodynamic ingredients where possible **
Mix together all the ingredients (except the dried shredded coconut) in a blender. In your fresh clean hands, roll the mixture in to little bite sized spheres. Coat with the dried shredded coconut. Put in the fridge to set. After a few hours they will be ready. Enjoy!
NUTRITION NOTES: MACA ROOT POWDER
Maca root helps to balance the endocrine system and stress levels. It helps to balance hormones, increase fertility and is a natural libido enhancer. It is also a highly nutritious food loaded with vitamins, minerals, amino acids and plant sterols, including vitamin C, D, E and numerous B vitamins; iron, potassium, magnesium, selenium, phosphorus and calcium. Maca is also rich in fibre, a good source of protein and fatty acids and beneficial for supporting the immune function. Maca has a long history throughout the Incan empire by warriors who used it to increase their strength and endurance, and boost libido.
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