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Raw Almond Fruit Cookies

Cookies for breakfast! Yes, you heard me…cookies for breakfast. These raw cookies are filled with protein, carbs and good fats! Enjoy as a snack or dessert too!

Make a batch or two and store them in your freezer.

-1 1/2 cup raw almonds
-1/4 teaspoon nutmeg or cinnamon
-pinch of salt (optional)
-1/3 raw cacao powder
-1/4 goji berries (soak in water for 20 minutes)
-1/4 dried blueberries
-1/4 dried cranberries
-1/4 raisins
-1/2 teaspoon vanilla powder
-Zest of one orange
-1/4 hemp seeds
-1 tablespoon chia seeds
-2 tablespoon maple syrup or agave nectar
-1 tablespoon coconut oil

Pulse the almonds, nutmeg, salt (optional) and cacao powder, in a food processor, until the almonds are coresely chopped.
Add in goji berries (discard water), blueberries, cranberries, raisins, vanilla powder and pulse until combined.
Add the zest of one orange, hemp seeds, maple syrup and coconut oil.
Pulse until mixture forms a ball.
Take mixture out and place on a piece of Saran wrap and form a log and roll.
Wrap in parchment paper and place in freezer for at least 2 hours.
When ready to serve, take out of freezer and slice cookies and let thaw out for 10 minutes or leave in fridge.