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These Cacao Peanut Butter Fat Bombs taste like an indulgent treat, but they're actually super filling and fueling! Made with peanuts, peanut butter, and cacao nibs, these fat bombs are a gluten-free, keto, vegan, and low-sugar treat that makes the perfect snack. 

Cacao Peanut Butter Fat Bombs

These Cacao Peanut Butter Fat Bombs taste like an indulgent treat, but they're actually super filling and fueling! Made with peanuts, peanut butter, and cacao nibs, these fat bombs are a gluten-free, keto, vegan, and low-sugar treat that makes the perfect snack.
Course Breakfast, Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 16 fat bombs
Calories 160 kcal
Author Bakerita | Rachel Conners

Ingredients

  • cups roasted peanuts
  • ½ cup shredded coconut
  • ¼ cup coconut butter I used toasted coconut butter
  • ¼ cup creamy peanut butter
  • 2 tablespoons cacao powder
  • 2 tablespoons flax meal
  • 2 tablespoons hemp seeds
  • 1 Medjool date optional - skip to keep keto
  • ½ teaspoon kosher salt
  • 3 tablespoons cacao nibs

Instructions

  1. In the bowl of a food processor or high-powered blender, combine all of the ingredients. Pulse for 1-2 minutes, until the peanuts start to break down and everything starts to break down. It will first become powdery and will stick together slightly, but still be crumbly.
  2. Keep processing until the oils start to release a bit and the mixture sticks together easily - just be careful not to over process or you’ll have nut butter. If your mixture seems dry and if you're not using the date, you may need the extra tablespoon of peanut butter to help it come together. Once the mixture is sticking together well, pulse in the cacao nibs, just to incorporate them.
  3. Use a small cookie scoop (I use this one) or a tablespoon scoop to divide the mixture into equal pieces. Use your hands to roll into balls and place on a plate or baking sheet and place in the fridge to firm up for about 30 minutes.

  4. Store in an airtight container zip-top bag in the refrigerator or freezer.