Festive recipes for your holidays

Totally nut free and packed full of goodness. These Chocolate Orange balls don’t need any cooking and will make a decorative addition to your holiday meal!

Ingredients (makes 16 balls)
170g oats
3 tbsp raw cacao
2 tbsp coconut oil
250g dates
A pinch of salt
2 tbsp desiccated coconut
Zest of half an orange

Place the oats in a food processor and grind them down to a flour texture.Add the dates, cacao, coconut oil and salt to the food processor and whizz
everything together. Add a splash of water to help the ingredients combine fully.
Spread the orange zest and desiccated coconut out onto a plate. Remove the
sticky mixture from the processor and shape into small balls using your hands.
Roll the balls in the zest and coconut to give them a delicious coating. Place in the fridge to harden.