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Date Truffles with Nutella®

35 min
Date Truffles with Nutella®


  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder

  • 260 grams Medjool dates, pitted and chopped

  • 3 tablespoons unsweetened shredded coconut

  • Pinch of sea salt

Coating Options:
  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder

  • 2 tbsp crushed toasted pistachios

  • 2 tbsp crushed toasted walnuts

  • 2 tbsp crushed toasted walnuts

nutella – an ingredient to prepare this delicious recipe

To prepare this delicious recipe, 15g of Nutella® per person is enough to enjoy!


  1. STEP 1

    In a small saucepan, add the chopped dates and simmer for 5 minutes until soft. Remove from heat and stir in cocoa powder, shredded coconut, and salt. Mix well.

  2. STEP 2

    Scoop date purée by the teaspoonful and with slightly damp hands. Roll into bite-sized balls.

  3. STEP 3

    Roll truffles in cocoa powder, pistachios and/or walnuts, then cover and chill for at least 1 hour before serving. Drizzle with Nutella® to decorate.

    MAKE AHEAD OF RAMADAN: Can be made 1 week in advance.

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Sustainable cocoa in Nutella
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