Lemon Drop Power Balls

8 15 194
Ingredients Minutes Calories
Prep Cook Servings
15 min 0 min 12
Lemon Drop Power Balls
Health Rating


1 cup Cashew nuts, raw
1 1/2 cup Medjool date (10-12 dates, pitted)
1 whole lemon(s) Lemon peel (zest)
1 tbsp Lemon juice
1/2 cup Coconut flakes, unsweetened
2 tbsp Coconut flakes, unsweetened (for rolling)
1 tsp Vanilla extract, pure
1 pinch Sea salt


1. Place cashews in food processor. Pulse until finely chopped. (Avoid over processing or you will end up with nut butter!).

2. Add dates, vanilla extract, lemon zest and juice, sea salt and coconut.

3. Pulse until mixture begins to clump.

4. Shape mixture into bite size balls and roll in reserved 2 Tbsp of shredded coconut.

5. Toss them in the fridge or freezer for about 10 minutes and enjoy!


Can be stored in fridge for 4-5 days (if you can keep your paws off of them that long). 

Can also be frozen and defrosted for a few minutes prior to eating.

Nutrition Facts

Per Portion

Calories 194
Calories from fat 67
Calories from saturated fat 16.8
Total Fat 7.4 g
Saturated Fat 1.9 g
Trans Fat 0
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.9 g
Monounsaturated Fat 2.6 g
Cholesterol 0
Sodium 16.1 mg
Potassium 312 mg
Total Carbohydrate 28.8 g
Dietary Fiber 3.4 g
Sugars 21.9 g
Protein 2.9 g

Dietary servings

Per Portion

Fruit 0.3
Meat Alternative 0.4

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