Chaga Date Truffles (Vegan)

Chaga is a mushroom that typically grows on birch trees in colder climates across the Northern Hemisphere. It has been used for centuries for it's health benefits.

  Ingredients

3 Tbsp. chaga powder
1 1/2 cups medjool dates, pitted
3 Tbsp. coconut or quick cooking oats
1 Tbsp. chocolate balsamic
Pinch sea salt
 

  Method:

 

-Purée chaga powder, dates, 3 Tbsp. coconut, balsamic and salt in a food processor until almost smooth, adding water by teaspoonfuls if too dry and crumbly and coconut by teaspoonfuls if too wet and sticky. Add desired flavoring and pulse to combine.
-Scoop date purée by the tablespoonful and roll into 1" balls. 
By Chef Lauren Marshall from Coastal Healing