Below I will give a step-by-step description of how to make dates and nuts candy. For such candies, you can use any nuts you like. I have a mixture of walnuts and almonds. If desired, you can add orange zest, ground cinnamon, cloves and cardamom to the candies.
Purpose: For an afternoon snack / For a festive table / Buffet
Main Ingredient: Fruit / Dried Fruit / Date / Nuts
Dish: Desserts / Sweets
Diet: Lean meals / Vegetarian food
- Dates - 8-10 Pieces
- Nuts - 80-100 Grams
- Cocoa powder - 2 Tbsp. spoons (1 tablespoon - in candy, 1 tablespoon - for sprinkling)
- Coconut flakes - 2-3 st. spoons (1-2 tablespoons - in candy, 1 tablespoon - for sprinkling)
How to make "Sugar-Free Dates and Nuts Sweets"
Prepare all ingredients.
Grind the nuts into coarse crumbs.
Soak dates in hot water for 5-8 minutes. Drain the water, grind the dates with a blender.
Add dates, cocoa and coconut to the bowl of nuts. Stir until smooth.
Roll balls from the resulting mass.
Add balls in cocoa powder and coconut.
Date and nut sweets are ready. Enjoy your tea!