Maple-Raisin-Date Truffles Recipe

| 1/22/2016 9:50:00 AM

These tasty truffles are pretty too, making an excellent healthy dessert or snack to satisfy your sweet tooth. Bonus: Impressive to serve for a dinner party too!

vegan maple date truffles 

Maple-Raisin-Date Truffles Recipe

Makes 10 to 12 Truffles


9 large Medjool dates, pitted
1/3 cup raisins
1/4 cup raw unsweetened shredded dried coconut
1 tablespoon maple syrup
2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder


1. Line a small baking sheet with unbleached parchment paper.

2. Put the dates, raisins, coconut and maple syrup in a high-performance blending appliance and process to the consistency of soft dough. Transfer the date mixture to a medium-sized bowl. Using a cookie scoop, spoon out a heaping tablespoon of the date mixture, and roll it into a ball. Continue in this manner to form 10 to 12 truffle balls.