Healthy Brazil Nut Energy Balls

This is a high fat energy snack with wonderful balance of flavors – a little sweet, nutty, chocolaty and salty. Healthy and easy snack made from Brazil nuts, cocoa, coconut and maple. Made from only 5 ingredients and made in under 5 minutes.


  • 1 cup whole Brazil nuts
  • 1/4 cup coconut butter
  • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
  • 23 tablespoons raw cacao powder
  • 2 tablespoons of maple syrup
  • 1 tablespoon cacao nibs (optional)
  • coconut flakes (optional if you desire to roll your balls in it)


  1. Place brazil nuts into food processor and pulse until becomes crumb-like texture.
  2. Add remaining ingredients and pulse together.
  3. Using a small cookie scooper scoop out the balls.
  4. Roll in coconut flakes if desired.