Date with a Brownie Bites

 

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Ingredients:

  • 10 tablespoon cacao powder
  • 20 dates
  • 3 cups shredded coconut
  • 4 tablespoons raw almond butter
  • 2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 4 tablespoons cacao nibs (optional)

Procedure:

  1. Soak about 20 dates in filtered water for about 16 hours.
  2. Take the dates out of the water and blend the dates and 2 tsps vanilla extract (to a paste) and pour into a mixing bowl.
  3. Add and mix in 10 tablespoons cacao powder and 4 tablespoons almond butter.
  4. Then, mix in 3 cups of shredded coconut.
  5. Optional: Add 4 tablespoons cacao nibs.
  6. On a baking sheet, evenly spread out the mixture (thickness should be like a energy or granola bar)
  7. Refrigerate for about an hour.
  8. With a knife, cut the raw dough into squares or rectangles and serve.