Fig and cashew energy balls: the sweet sugar-free dessert you're sure to love!

Do you own a food processor? Are you looking for a delicious dessert you can serve and enjoy without guilt? This delicious indulgence is quick to prepare and incredibly rewarding to make. Do you have your own favourite sugar-free recipe? Be sure to share it below!


  • 100g almond meal
  • 130g raw cashews
  • 4 dried figs, chopped
  • 2 tsp sugar-free sweetener
  • 1 tbsp cacao or good quality cocoa powder
  • 20ml coconut oil, meltedsugar-free-cookbook
  • 50g dried goji berries
  • Desiccated coconut for coating


  1. Process all ingredients except the goji berries in a food processor, until smooth.
  2. Mix in the goji berries and shape into 18 walnut-sized balls.
  3. Roll the balls in the coconut and store in the fridge.
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It’s as simple as that!


This recipe was adapted from Sugar Free Baking by Carolyn Hartz. Click here to learn more about her new sugar-free cookbook.