5-Ingredient Energy Balls

August 19, 2018

Author Notes: 5-ingredient energy balls made with walnuts, dates, pecans, cacao powder, and salt! They are dairy-free, grain-free, and gluten-free! They work perfectly as a snack or a dessert! Enjoy!Lauren Cook

Serves: 8
Prep time: 10 min


  • 2 cups dates
  • 1/2 cup walnuts
  • 1/2 cup pecans
  • 2 tablespoons cacao powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
In This Recipe


  1. Add all the ingredients to a food processor and pulse 4-5 times for 2-4 seconds each time.
  2. Take a tablespoon-sized dollop of the mix out per ball, shape into a ball, and voila!

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