Chocolate Coconut Balls – 4 Ingredient No Bake Dessert
I love this time of year, I call it baking season. Now that the weather is cooler, I have the oven going more often. However, I do still prefer easy, no-bake desserts like these Chocolate Coconut Balls. This recipe has been added to my easy coconut balls page.
Two years ago I threw together a few ingredients and hoped for the best – that recipe was for Coconut Balls. I was curious on how they would taste with chocolate, so today I remade them and added a milk chocolate drizzle. My son is currently eating them by the handful, which I should probably stop since they’re basically pure sugar. But yet, this is the time of year where pure sugar is okay – right? Or is that just me?
It starts out with two ingredients: powdered sugar and coconut oil. The result is a frosting consistency, so you know darn well that I’ll be experimenting with that for future recipes.
After the shredded coconut is added, you could just stop there. I did that two years ago for the original 3 Ingredient Coconut Balls. However, I wanted to take it one step further.
I cheated a little bit when it came to the milk chocolate. I went to Bulk Barn and bought Merckens chocolate wafers (similar to Candy Melts). I did that because they’re easier to melt (and because they were on sale – let’s be honest, price wins everytime).
Chocolate Coconut Balls
No Bake Chocolate Coconut Balls – a no bake dessert recipe that only uses 4 ingredients. I make these every year for the holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years.
Chocolate Coconut Balls
- 1 cup powdered sugar
- 6 tbsps melted coconut oil
- 1 cup sweetened shredded coconut
- 1/2 cup milk chocolate wafers
- In a medium bowl add the melted coconut oil and powdered sugar, stir to combine into a frosting consistency.
- Add the coconut and stir together.
- Roll into 1 inch balls and set on parchment paper.
- Melt the chocolate wafers in the microwave for 1 1/2 minutes, stirring in between each set of 30 seconds.
- Drizzle over the coconut balls and let set.
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Want more chocolate recipes? Check out my friend’s posts below:
No-Bake Nanaimo Bars – A Chocolate Holiday Treat via This Lil Piglet
Dark Chocolate Truffles via Sober Julie
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