Peanut Butter Amaranth Pop Date Balls

Updated: May 30, 2023

Peanut Butter Amaranth Pop Date Balls
General Information
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 1 hour 21 minutes
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-Free
  • 16-20 balls


  • 2 cups of HerbaZest Amaranth Pop
  • 1 cup of dates
  • 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup of peanut butter
  • Salt (a pinch)


If you are craving a dessert that is easy, healthy, and made with just a few ingredients, these peanut butter date balls with amaranth pop are exactly what you need. On top of that, they are soft, naturally sweetened, and offer key nutrients from peanuts and amaranth.

  1. Put the dates in a bowl, pour hot water over them, and let them soak for 15 minutes.(15 minutes)
  2. While you wait, place the peanut butter, vanilla extract, and salt in a high-powered blender.
  3. Drain the dates, remove the pit, and add them to the blender. Process until the mixture is creamy.(3 minutes)
  4. Transfer the mixture to a bowl and add the amaranth pop. Mix well until everything is well incorporated. If the mixture seems too wet to form balls, add some more amaranth pop.(3 minutes)
  5. Form balls, place them on a parchment paper lined plate, and refrigerate for an hour. Enjoy!(1 hour)