Author Notes: These brownies make perfect lunchbox snacks for kids and will cure any sweet cravings in adults. —Jordan Rondel, The Caker
Makes: 16 cubes
cups fresh medjool dates, pitted
tablespoons coconut oil, melted
tablespoons maple syrup
tablespoons good-quality cocoa powder, plus extra for dusting
pinches sea salt
teaspoon vanilla extract
cup roasted walnuts, roughly chopped
- Line a square 22cm tin with plastic wrap. Put all ingredients, except the walnuts, in a food processor and blitz until a dough forms.
- Add chopped walnuts and work into the dough by hand. Press dough firmly into tin.
- Place tin in fridge and let the dough set for about an hour. Slice into squares and dust with cocoa powder.
- Refrigerate in an airtight container for up to a week.