Raw Coconut + Cacao Balls

CategoryDifficultyIntermediateYields34 Servings
Prep Time20 minsTotal Time20 mins

A CBJ all-time favorite dessert recipe.

Pin this recipe

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Print this recipe


 16 Medjool dates, pitted
 1 cup shredded unsweetened coconut
 1 cup pecans
 ¼ cup raw cacao powder
 1 tbsp liquified coconut oil
 ½ tsp vanilla extract
 pinch of cinnamon
 additional shredded coconut for rolling



Process all ingredients (except the extra coconut for rolling) in a food processor until well combined.

Press the dough into balls with your hands, then roll in the shredded coconut.  Make about 34 balls.

Put in the freezer for at least an hour and they’ll be ready to serve!  Store extras in the freezer in an airtight container


1 Ball = 1/2 Fruit, 1/2 Fat


Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 Ball

Servings 34

Amount Per Serving
Calories 97
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 6g10%
Total Carbohydrate 12g4%
Dietary Fiber 2g8%
Sugars 10g
Protein 1g2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Share this RECIPE


Enjoying this RECIPE?

Get more content like this straight to your inbox every other week by signing-up for the CBJ Living Newsletter.

You will receive practical and sustainable lifestyle tips, recipes, inspiration, and more to help you on your wellness journey.


Leave a Reply