Pistachio Date Truffles

IMG_0432 Not only are these little balls an insanely delicious snack, the health benefits of dates may just get you a date!

Here are 5 interesting facts about dates that may help if you’re going on a date:

1. Reduces night blindness

2. Helps maintain healthy weight

3. Promotes healthy bowel movement and can reduce diarrhea

4. Can reduce alcohol intoxication and help prevent hangovers

5. Increases sexual stamina

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Pistachio Date Truffles
Yields: 6-7 truffles

1/4 C raw pistachios
1/3 C Happy Hemp seeds, raw
7 dates, pitted
1/4 tsp seat salt + more for sprinkling

1. Pulse pistachios in a food processor, until it turns into a course flour.
2. Transfer pistachios into a small bowl and wipe out the food processor.
3. Pulse the Happy Hemp seeds, dates, and sea salt together for about 1-2 minutes, until you get a nice doughy texture.
4. Form the dough into small bite size balls, roll in pistachio flour, and sprinkle with a little sea salt.

 

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