Simple High Calcium Citrus and Fig Energy Balls

By Rachel Dickens on

This recipe is fool-proof and allows for some flexibility with the ingredients. It makes a great afternoon pick me up, or a sweet treat in your lunch bag. Makes 8-10 Fig Balls.Time to Finish: 10 minutes


  • 10 dried figs
  • 2 tbsp. tahini
  • 2 tbsp. chia seeds
  • 2 tbsp. fresh orange juice
  • zest of 1/2 an orange
  • 1/4 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon


  1. Combine all ingredients in a food processor and process until the ingredients are well mixed.
  2. Roll mixture into small snack sized balls, you should get 8-10 out of the mixture depending on size.
  3. Option to roll the prepared balls in some sesame seeds. Energy balls will last in the fridge for about 4 days, they also freeze well.

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