If you’re looking for a bite-sized treat to energise your afternoon, then these luscious Lemon Ricotta Bliss Balls are for you. Perfect for busting hunger, these bliss balls combine ricotta, oats, coconut, almonds, lemon zest and natural maple syrup and are rolled in chia seeds or nuts to create a delicious cheesecake effect.
1/4 cup quick oats
2/3 cup almond meal
250g wedge ricotta
1 1/2 tablespoons agave or pure maple syrup
1/4 cup desiccated coconut
1/4 cup vanilla whey based protein powder
1 tablespoon finely grated lemon rind
1 tablespoon lemon juice
White chia seeds, crushed pistachios or coconut, for rolling
1. Mix quick oats, almond meal, ricotta, syrup, coconut, protein powder and lemon rind and juice in a large bowl until well combined.