Sometimes after dinner I get a severe craving for sugar. I need something sweet! These truffles do just the trick, plus they are good for you! I've noticed that I usually don't overeat them since they are filling.
FRUIT AND NUT TRUFFLES
Fruit and Nut Truffles. Delicious!
1/2 c. dates, chopped
1/4 c. shredded young coconut
1/4 c. dried cranberries
1/4 c. raisins
1/4 c. pecans, chopped
1/4 c. raw almonds
1/4 c. and 1/4 c. golden flax seed, separated
1. Blend all ingredients and 1/4 c. of golden flax seed thoroughly in a high speed blender, like a Vita Mix with a tamper. Use tamper to press down mixture as it blends.
2. Roll into bite size balls and press into remaining 1/4 c. of flax seeds.
1. Stop blender as soon as all ingredients are thoroughly blended. Processing too long may heat mixture.