Gooey Vegan Protein Balls

Gooey Vegan Protein Balls

Prep Time: 25 | Cook Time: n/a | Serves: 10

What if you could create a snack that ticks all the boxes - brimming with plant-based carbohydrates, healthy fats and protein from cashews, hazelnuts and pecans, our deliciously chocolaty Cacao Maca SuperProtein and dates? 

This Vegetarian Week, we encourage you to make these Energy Balls filled with a rich Cashew & Hazelnut spread centre - the perfect pairing of indulgence and nutritious snacking!


  • 100g pecans
  • 200g pitted dates
  • 1 tbsp (10g) Naturya Coconut Oil
  • 1 tbsp (6g) Naturya Cacao Powder
  • 1 tbsp (10g) Cacao Maca SuperProtein
  • 1 pinch of sea salt
  • 1 tbsp (15g) Naturya Cacao & Hazelnut Spread
  • 1/2 jar of Naturya Cashew & Hazelnut Spread for filling


  • Place all the ingredients except the Cashew & Hazelnut Spread in a food processor and blend
  • Divide the mixture into 10 portion
  • Roll each portion into a ball, then flatten with your hand
  • Place half a teaspoon of cold Hazelnut & Cashew spread into the centre of each portion
  • Carefully fold back into a ball
  • Repeat with the other portions then store in the fridge

Made using:

Cacao powder - 125g Pouch
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