paleo raw choc peppermint bites

Paleo Raw Choc Peppermint Bites | Paleo Christmas Sweet Treats.

These paleo raw choc peppermint bites are another great foodie gift idea for Christmas. They would be the perfect Secret Santa present!

Your Secret Santa will love you + your gift of paleo raw choc peppermint bites because a. they can eat their present b. they can eat their present + it won’t cause guilty feelings of over indulgence (read more about  how not to put on weight over the holidays here) + c. their present will be the cutest out of everyones!

For our gifts we made a delish batch of paleo raw choc peppermint bites + put them in a jar. We tied the jar with ribbon, added a cute card with the ingredient list + all the reasons why these paleo raw choc peppermint bites are so darn good! Do you have other ideas for Secret Santa pressies?! Leave us a comment below + let us know what your favourite kind of present is!

Always merrymaking,

e & c

p.s. our inspiration for these bites is thanks to the candy cane… we think the bites are way better!

p.p.s you could even make a batch of paleo coconut ice + these bites… that would REALLY impress your Secret Santa! 

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paleo raw choc peppermint bites.
Serves 12
Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time
30 min
Total Time
40 min
Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time
30 min
Total Time
40 min
stuff you need
  1. 200g pitted dates (soaked in boiling water for at least 10 minutes)
  2. 200g unsweetened desiccated coconut
  3. 30g raw cacao powder
  4. 50g coconut oil
  5. 4-6 drops of pure peppermint oil
now what
  1. In a food processor (we use our Vitamix) whiz the cacao + the coconut until combined.
  2. Add the drained dates, coconut oil, peppermint oil + continue to whiz until a smooth paste forms.
  3. Transfer the mix into a large bowl (taste test to check if it’s pepperminty enough!).
  4. Roll spoonfuls (about 30g) of mixture into balls.
  5. Refrigerate for 30 minutes before serving.
  6. Store left overs in the fridge in an airtight container.
  7. These should last around 10 days.
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Comments 9

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  2. Hey there, just discovered your site and very excited to try out your recipes, they look amazing! With the dates, do you use dried or fresh?

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  4. Hi Jenni, we have used both fresh medjool + a few varieties of dried dates + all work well! Thanks so much, looking forward to seeing your creations! e & c πŸ™‚

  5. These are amazing!!! Me and a friend concocted a raw food picnic to take to carols by candelight tonight…. I made these & your sweet potato chips with avocado dip- oh soooooo very good.

  6. Hi Miriam! Aren’t they yummy?! And super duper easy! Your picnic actually sounds amazing… we will have to come along next time πŸ˜‰

  7. So I just made these and they are my amazing! Also made a batch substituting the peppermint for raspberries. ..delicious. first time on your site and its fab!

  8. Thanks for your lovely comment Narelle! Ohhh raspberry bites…YUMMMMMY!!! We will have to try! Merry Christmas to you πŸ™‚

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