Newborn babies!

February 13, 2010 at 5:14 pm 3 comments

Well, newborn Apple Pie Babies that is.  That’s right, I was baby making last night!!  I loove Apple Pie flavored LaraBars, so after a quick visit to the LaraBar website I decided to try my hand at making them myself.  The ingredients listed were “dates, almonds, walnuts, dried apples, raisins and cinnamon”.  After a quick visit to CCV’s blog I decided to tailor her fudge baby recipe to meet my Apple Pie-lovin’ needs. 😆

Check those suckers out!!!  I omitted the walnuts and the results were Ah-Mazing!  Tasty little suckers and great for a pre-workout pep-up.

Apple Pie Babies (makes about 17 balls)

  • 1/2 c. dates (well-packed)
  • 2 tbsp black raisins
  • 1/4 cup almonds
  • 35 g. dried apples (about 1/3 c.)
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/8 tsp nutmeg
  • 1/8 tsp cloves
  • 1/8 tsp ginger

Throw all the ingredients in a food processor and blend until everything is finely minced and forms a sticky dough when pinched together.  😉

A perfect treat for any Valentine!! 😛

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Entry filed under: Dessert, Recipes.

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3 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Monica (Musings of the Granola Girl)  |  February 15, 2010 at 1:41 pm

    Wow! Those look just like apple pie larabars. Yum!
    Did they taste the same? (or better?!)

  • 2. Catherine  |  February 16, 2010 at 11:01 am

    They taste almost exactly the same, only a tad bit softer because I used fewer nuts than Larbar does. If you wanted to make them into bigger bars, I’d probably up the nuts though just so they would hold their shape well.

  • 3. NYCRunnerGirl  |  February 17, 2010 at 4:36 pm

    Those look awesome, and really easy to make!

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