Print Options

 
 
 Print
Crispy Almond Butter Truffles Recipe

Crispy Almond Butter Truffles Recipe

TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. + chilling YIELD:20 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup almond butter
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups Rice Krispies, crushed
  • 1/2 cup finely shredded unsweetened coconut
  • 1 cup chopped sunflower kernels

Directions

  • 1. In a small bowl, combine the almond butter, honey, cinnamon and vanilla. Stir in cereal and coconut.
  • 2. With wet hands, shape mixture into 1-in. balls. Roll in sunflower kernels. Place on a waxed paper-lined baking sheet. Refrigerate for at least 2 hours or until firm. Store in the refrigerator. Yield: 20 truffles.
Editor's Note: Look for unsweetened coconut in the baking or health food section.

Nutritional Facts

1 truffle equals 127 calories, 8 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 69 mg sodium, 13 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 3 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 starch, 1 fat.