Chocolate Orange Energy Bites with Hemp |

Chocolate Orange Energy Bites with Hemp

Vegan and nut free chocolate orange energy bites made with dates, orange, and raw cacao for a dessert-like treat high in protein and healthy fats.

Course Snack
Cuisine Vegan
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 12 bites


  • 130 grams / 1/2 cup packed soft dates*
  • 120 grams / 3/4 cup hemp hearts
  • 3 tablespoon raw cacao**
  • 2 tablespoons cacao nibs
  • 2 tablespoons coconut oil
  • Zest of an orange
  • Juice of 1/2 an orange ~2 tablespoons


  1. Place all of the ingredients into the base of a food processor fitted with the blade attachment and blend on high until a ball of dough forms. Form into small balls, place onto a board or plate, and refrigerate for at least an hour before placing into a sealed container to keep them from sticking together. They can be kept in the refrigerator or freezer.