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Peppermint Mocha Date Balls

  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 15 balls 1x


  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 1 tbsp cacao powder
  • 1 scoop coffee flavored protein powder OR 1 tsp espresso powder OR 1 tsp coffee flavoring
  • 20 pitted medjool dates
  • 1 1/2 tsp peppermint flavor
  • For coating: cacao nibs or crushed candy canes (TruJoy Sweets makes vegan candy canes)


  1. Process the oats in a food processor until fine.
  2. Add the rest of the ingredients.
  3. Process to make a ball.
  4. Divide and roll into 13-15 balls.
  5. Roll in cacao nibs or candy canes or whatever you like.
  6. Refrigerate. Keep in the fridge.