Red Velvet Truffles

by | January 6, 2018

These little decadent red velvet truffles take only minutes to make and are packed full of goodness. They go down an absolute treat in the lunch boxes, at parties, morning teas and a mid afternoon snack.


  • 400g black beans
  • 1/2 cup sultanas
  • 3 heaped Tbsp cacao
  • 2 Tbsp beetroot powder (or 3-4 Tbsp finely grated beetroot – squeeze to remove excess juice)
  • 1.5 Tbsp coconut oil
  • 3.5 Tbsp sunflower seed meal
  • 1 tspn vanilla
  • 1.5 Tbsp real maple syrup



  1. Add all ingredients into food processor and blitz till well combined.
  2. Roll into balls and dust with cacao or beetroot powder.
  3. Pop in the freezer for 20 mins till set and eat or refrigerate.


If you’re still looking for amazing vegan dessert recipes be sure to check out other articles such as NoochCorn And Amaranth “Popcorn” and our delicious Vegan Pumpkin Pie.


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