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Apricot Coconut Balls

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup dried apricots, chopped
  • ½ cup desiccated coconut
  • ½ cup skim milk powder
  • ¼ cup oat bran
  • ½ cup sultanas (optional)
  • 2 tablespoons boiling water
  • Additional desiccated coconut to coat

Method:

Approx 5-10 min. Makes 24

  1. Put apricots, sultanas, coconut, skim milk powder and oat bran in a food processor and blend until smooth. Add boiling water and blend again.
  2. Using damp hands, roll teaspoons of mixture into balls.
  3. Place coconut on a plate. Roll apricot balls in coconut to coat.

Cooking Hints

Use any dried fruit in place of the apricots. If you do not have a food processor, chop apricots very finely and stir mixture with a spoon to combine.

Family Eating Tip

Serve as a snack on the go.