Healthy Caramel & Peanut Butter Balls

These caramel & peanut butter balls are an easy to make, healthy snack that will satisfy the afternoon sweet craving. They can be made quickly in advance and are vegan too!  
Course Snack
Cuisine Australian
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 9 balls
Author Sally


  • 1 cup dates
  • 3/4 cup raw peanuts
  • 1/4 cup shredded coconut
  • pinch salt
  • 1/4 cup extra shredded coconut , for rolling


  • Soak dates in warm water for 10 minutes.
  • Drain dates and add to a food processor with peanuts, shredded coconut & salt. Process for about 5 minutes until everything is chopped up and mixture is sticky.
  • Roll about a teaspoon and a half of mixture into a ball, then roll in extra coconut. You will need to roll the ball again in your hand again to make sure the coconut sticks on the outside.
  • Place in the fridge to chill for 30 minutes.


Best stored in the fridge for up to 2 weeks.