Lemon Power Balls
from "Special Diets for Special Kids" by by Lisa Lewis, PhD. Enjoy
If desired, you can add 1–2 teaspoons of calcium powder to the mixture. The
sesame seeds add calcium.
1 cup pitted dates, chopped
1 cup walnuts, chopped
3⁄4 cup white sesame seeds
1⁄4 cup fresh lemon juice
Grated zest from 2 lemons
1⁄2 cup unsweetened coconut flakes (optional)
1. Process all ingredients (except coconut) in a blender or food processor.
2. Because this is a slightly sticky mixture, wet your hands first. Then, roll mixture into balls. If desired, roll balls in coconut.
3. Store in refrigerator.
Makes 6–8 servings