Chocolate Balls

Also known as "Coconut Balls" and "Swedish Chocolate Balls"

Created on 2018-11-30

Estimated time needed: At least 25 minutes. At most 25 minutes.


200 g butter softened, not melted
180 g sugar
150 g instant oats
50 g coconut flakes
8 g cocoa powder
2 tbsp strong coffee
1 tsp vanilla extract


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Active time 5 minutes

  • 150 g instant oats
  • 180 g sugar
  • 8 g cocoa powder

Mix dry ingredients in a bowl

Active time 2 minutes

  • 200 g butter | softened, not melted
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 tbsp strong coffee

Add butter and spices:

Softening the butter beforehand might be a good idea. Make sure the coffee isn't so warm it would melt the butter.

Active time 3 minutes


By hand, until you have an even dough.

Active time 10 minutes

Shape into small balls

Active time 5 minutes

  • 50 g coconut flakes

Roll in coconut flakes