Love Crunch Chocolate Peanut Butter “Yum” Balls {Recipe}

Love Crunch Chocolate Peanut Butter “Yum” Balls {Recipe}

Sharing a festive recipe with you today! These Love Crunch Chocolate Peanut Butter “Yum” Balls will be a hit with the entire family! So good!!

Yield: 24 balls

Love Crunch “Yum” Balls

Love Crunch “Yum” Balls
Prep Time 10 minutes
Additional Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes


  • 3/4 cup pitted Medjool dates
  • 2 cups Nature’s Path Love Crunch® Granola – Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter
  • 1/2 cup cocoa powder
  • 3 tbsp peanut butter


Soak dates in hot water for about 10 minutes or until softened; drain.

Add granola to food processor; pulse until coarsely ground. Add dates, 1/4 cup cocoa powder, and peanut butter; process until mixture comes together in a ball, scraping down sides of bowl as necessary.

Roll mixture into 24 1-inch balls; place in large resealable bag. Add remaining cocoa powder; toss gently until well coated. Place on parchment paper–lined tray; refrigerate for at least 30 minutes or until firm.


Per 1 ball

Calories 90

Fat 3g

Cholesterol 0mg

Sodium 25mg

Carbohydrate 13g

Fibre 2g

Sugars 7g

Protein 2g


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60 responses to “Love Crunch Chocolate Peanut Butter “Yum” Balls {Recipe}”

  1. These look good!

  2. these look and sound so delish , a must try , hanks for sharing the recipe , great holiday recipe !

  3. These would not last in this house! Love that dates are included!

  4. These would be a nice addition to my holidays treats

  5. They definitely do look and sound like YUM balls, can’t wait to try them, thanks!

  6. Oh, I bet these are delicious! I must try this!

  7. I cant wait to make these next weekend

  8. I wonder what i could use instead of the dates,I dont care much for them

  9. What a shame that I don’t like peanut butter these look so good 🙁

  10. Oooh I bet these are yummy! Thanks for the recipe!

  11. Oh yum!

  12. This seems really easy, and probably easy to substitute ingredients! Will be trying this with my daughter.

  13. These peanut butter balls look incredible, thanks so much for sharing the recipe!

  14. delicious. I love nut balls

  15. Oooohhhh I wanted to try something new today!! Thanks for this one – it looks fantastic!!


  16. Oh these do sound very good – and perfect size to POP in your mouth! 🙂

  17. These sound delicious and I like the fact that there are dates in them.These are
    a must try for me.Thank you 🙂

  18. Nom.Nom.Nom.
    Delicious treat! We use a lot of dates in our sweets in Saudi Arabia. That’s a good one!

  19. Those look like yummy healthy treats.

  20. Looks delicious! And ridiculously easy… Wish I could eat these.

  21. These are a nice healthy snack

  22. This looks like such a delicious snack!

  23. A batch of these do not last 48 hours in my house

  24. these sound delish , i will def be making some for my Dad he loves dates , thanks for sharing 🙂

  25. This Love Crunch Chocolate Peanut Butter Yum Balls sounds like a recipe made for people like me who love chocolate and peanut butter. This is one recipe I will have to make because curiosity will make me do so. Thank you for this and all your recipes.

  26. yummy!! we love chocolate peanut butter combos in our house =)

  27. I do like my sweets.These will do nicely.

  28. Yummy, these chocolate peanut butter balls look and sound awesome!

  29. Peanutbutter and chocolate. You know I have to have it. Thank You for sharing this one. YUM

  30. These sound so delicious! I love that they have such healthy ingred, too. They would make great energy bites. Thanks! I just pinned this to make later.

  31. Omg I have to try these sound so good, and I love using dates in recipes!!

  32. Those definitely look like YUM balls, I can’t wait to try them. Thanks for sharing the recipe!

  33. These look awesome! Super quick to make and yummy!

  34. This is so simple but delicious looking.

  35. These look so good! Now I am hungry!

  36. I want to make a batch of these for Christmas.They look so delicious that I am sure they will disappear in a hurry.TY 🙂

  37. These sound so good – and healthier than you’d think they’d be.


  38. Thanks we are making these tomorrow,yummy

  39. They look easy to make which isgood

  40. Thes look so delicious and easy I am going to love this recipe. Thank you for this post.

  41. These look awesome and healthy

  42. Do you think I could pass them off as a truffle, lol? They look that good!!

  43. These sound delicious!!!!

  44. Chocolate and peanut butter… yummy! These sound great.

  45. I had to come back here to see this recipe again.My family loves these for a delicious snack and I want to make some more for them.

  46. Yummy! These look like a perfect Holiday treat! Thank you for the recipe 🙂

  47. I haven’t made thes Yum Balls but know I have dates and other items to make them. I know they will be delicious.

  48. Delicious looking balls I will have to make soon for Lunch.

  49. This recipe is going to be a real ‘keeper’. Thank you!

  50. Looks delicious and real easy to make. I will have to try this recipe.

  51. I had to come back here to get this recipe because everyone loves them so much and I want to make a batch for the holidays. Thanks again for sharing it.

  52. These look amazing! I love that they have dates. Thank you for sharing your recipe.

  53. These looks very tasty and healthy

  54. Just noticed these here–will be making tomorrow with a slight change of Nature Path cereal to Jordon as this is why I currently have.

  55. This is my favorite recipe that I love! Sometimes I have to hide them because they just disappear.

  56. These look so good and love that they have Medjool dates in them

  57. These look and sound very yummy

  58. These would be fantastic at Christmas time.

  59. These Yum Balls look very tasty. Love the chocolate and peanut butter combination.

  60. Going to add this recipe to the gift boxes my daughter and I make for all our holiday visitors.

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