Sugar-Free No-Bake Cocoa Balls

Craving a healthy chocolate snack? Try these fudgy little cocoa balls, similar to a soft no-bake cookie, but with no refined sugar. Much better than a pint of rocky road on chick-flick night.

Serves: 4Hands-on: 20 minutesTotal: 30 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4


  • 1 cup chopped pitted dates
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1⁄4 cup cocoa powder
  • 1 Tbsp. peanut butter
  • 1⁄2 cup coconut flakes


  • Cover dates in water and soak for about 10 minutes until softened. Drain.
  • Process dates, nuts, cocoa powder, and peanut butter in a food processor until combined and sticky.
  • Shape into balls, roll in coconut flakes, and chill.