raw toddler friendly halva truffles

Halva Truffles


  • 1 cup medjool dates loosely packed (pits removed, no need to chop)
  • 1/2 cup almond meal
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/4 cup tahini
  • 1 tablespoon chia seeds
  • 1/4 cup popped amaranth
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • coconut , sesame seeds (natural or toasted) and cocoa powder to coat balls


  1. Add all ingredients to a food processor and process until the mixture is finely chopped. Check to see if you can roll a ball from the mixture, if it is a little dry add a little more tahini.
  2. Roll a tablespoon portion of the mixture into balls
  3. Place the coconut, sesame and cocoa powder into separate bowls and pass the balls to your little ones to coat

Recipe Notes

Makes about 20 balls