No Bake Quinoa, Almond, Cranberry, and Coconut Balls

These nutty little balls will delight you with their taste and fill you with energy to work or play.

Serves: 18Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 45 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 18


  • 3⁄4 cup uncooked white or red quinoa
  • 2 cups quick oats
  • 1⁄2 cup unsweetened coconut flakes
  • 1⁄2 cup dried cranberries
  • 3⁄4 cup almond butter
  • 1⁄3 cup honey
  • 1⁄2 tsp. kosher salt
  • 1⁄2 tsp. cinnamon


  • Spread the quinoa in a medium skillet over medium heat. Cook and stir until slightly browned and remove from heat. Let cool for 5 minutes.
  • Place the oats in a food processor fitted with a metal blade. Process until coarsely chopped.
  • Combine all quinoa, oats, coconut, cranberries, almond butter, honey, salt, and cinnamon in a large bowl and stir well.
  • Divide mixture into 18 balls, and place on a baking sheet or large tray. Refrigerate for 30 minutes. Serve immediately or store in a resealable container for up to 4 days.