These homemade power snacks that require neither a laundry list of ingredients nor an oven can be whipped up in a flash. This flavor combo of coconut, coffee, chocolate and banana makes the everyday snack feel a bit more grown up.
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The dates or apricots can be replaced with a mixture of dried fruit (think prunes and raisins or sour cherries and mulberries). Experiment freely—no lab coat required.
2 cups lightly packed, juicy pitted dates or apricots
1 cup banana chips
1/2 cup walnut halves
1/2 cup unsweetened shredded coconut
2 Tbsp cacao nibs or mini vegan chocolate chips
1 Tbsp well-sourced, freshly ground coffee
1/8 tsp salt