Healthy Dark Chocolate Almond Truffles

Healthy Dark Chocolate Almond Truffles
Healthy Dark Chocolate Almond Truffles
  • prep: 25 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 25 min
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  • Summary

    Miraculous things happen when almonds, dates, and dark chocolate come together!

    Ingredients

    • 14 Medjool dates, soaked in warm water for 10 minutes
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    • 1/4 cup (21g) unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 1/2 cup (70g) Diamond of California whole almonds
    • 1/2 cup (70g) sunflower seeds (I use salted)1
    • optional: 1/4 teaspoon salt2
    • 8 ounces (226g) semi-sweet or bittersweet quality chocolate3
    • Double boiler or microwave
    • Food processor (I own and love this one, this one, and here's the Vitamix you could use too)
    • Dipping tool (highly recommended for dipping!)

    Instructions

    Click Here For Step-By-Step Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 20
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 111 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 7 g 11.06%
    • Saturated Fat: 3 g 12.75%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 49 mg 2.02%
    • Calcium: 14 mg 1.42%
    • Potassium: 48 mg 1.37%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 4.34%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 11 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 7.97%
    • Sugar: 8 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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