We’re big chocolate lovers and with Valentine’s Day right around the corner, there’s no better time to indulge in some dark chocolate.
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You can also check out many of the chocolate-filled sweet treats we’ve made here.
Today’s 80:20 recipe is as decadent as it is nostalgic of the oh-so-sweet-and-tart lemon bars we all grew up with.
Last summer we tried to perfect a healthy lemon bar and the results were just so-so. But these lemon balls hit the spot! Not-too-sweet, bursting with lemon, and the perfect way to let your sweetie know how much you care!
Check out the recipe below and leave us a comment! Will these 80:20 Lemon Balls make a good uplevel to mom’s sugar-dosed lemon bar?
With love and decadence,
Yield: 16 balls
- 1 ½ cups almond flour
- 1 TB. coconut flour
- ¼ cup macadamia nuts
- ¼ cup + 2 TB. freshly squeezed lemon juice
- 3 TB. honey
- ¼ cup coconut oil, melted
- 2 tsp. vanilla extract
- 1 tsp. lemon zest
- ¼ tsp. sea salt
- ½ cup shredded coconut
In a food processor combine almond flour, coconut flour, macadamia nuts, lemon juice, honey, coconut oil, vanilla, lemon zest and sea salt.
Roll about 2 tablespoons of the mixture into a ball. Place shredded coconut on a small plate and roll each ball in coconut to coat.
Store in the freezer or refrigerator until ready to be served.