No Bake Coconut Snowballs

These no-bake snowballs are a great Christmas cookie recipe for kids, friends, or anyone looking to try something new. They are easy and just as fun to make as they are to eat!


  • 1 3/4 cup unsweetened shredded coconut
  • 1 Tbsp coconut oil
  • 3 Tbsp maple syrup
  • 2 Tbsp unsweetened coconut milk
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1 cup dark chocolate, optional
No Bake Coconut Snowballs
Total Time: 30 minutes
Amount Per Serving: 1 Snowball


Servings: 10

109 calories; 7.5 g fat; 5 g saturated; 0 mg cholesterol; 42 mg sodium; 11 g carbohydrate; 1 g fiber; 0 g protein


  1. Place 1 cup shredded coconut and coconut oil into a food processor.

  2. Process on high speed until it reaches a butter consistency.

  3. Add maple syrup, coconut milk, vanilla extract, and salt and process on high speed until all of the ingredients have combined.

  4. Add 3/4 cup of additional shredded coconut and process on high speed until all of the ingredients have combined and formed a batter.

  5. Shape the coconut mixture into 1" balls.

  6. Melt chocolate and drizzle over coconut balls, if desired.

  7. Serve at room temperature.

  8. Refrigerate for at last an hour or up to a week.