Raw Apple, Ginger & Cinnamon Date Bites
I love that Woolworths stores have cleared out the tempting junk food from the checkout queues, and replaced the shelves with healthier options. Knowing the prices of good nutritious ingredients I can so relate to the high price tag that comes with the healthy snacks, but I also know these snacks are so easy to recreate at home, at a fraction of the cost.
Desperate for something sweet on one of my shopping trips, I gave in and bought the Raw Apple Ginger & Cinnamon Date Bites and wolfed them down. When I got home I was determined to recreate these, and boy was I thrilled with the result!
(Makes about 16 bite size balls)
1 cup dried dates, soaked
1/2 cup dried organic apples
1/2 cup macadamia nuts (or your choice of nuts)
2 tablespoons non-oiled raisins
2 tablespoons almond flour
1 teaspoon cinnamon / nutmeg
1-2 teaspoons of ginger powder
Pinch of Himalayan salt or sea salt
Simply place all ingredients in the processor and blitz until well combined.
Roll into bite size balls.
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