Date and Lemon Balls
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To represent the balls in the story, we made Date and Lemon Balls.
Recipe type: Snack
Serves: 12 balls
  • ½ cup pitted dates
  • ½ cup pecans
  • ½ cup shredded coconut
  • 2 tbsp coconut oil, melted
  • zest from one lemon and a squeeze of lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp flax meal (optional)
  1. Put all ingredients in the food processor and blitz
  2. Shape ingredients, with wet hands, into balls
  3. Put plate of finished balls into the fridge to set
Recipe by Play With Food at