Servings: 10

Weight Watcher Smart Points: 2

Preparation Time: 5 Minutes

Cooking Time: 0 Minutes

Ready In: 5 Minutes


  • 1 Tbs. cocoa powder
  • 1 cup Medjool dates, pits removed (7 large dates)
  • 1¼ cups pecans
  • ¼ tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. water, if needed


  1. Place the pecans, dates, cocoa powder, and salt in a food processor
  2. Process until well-combined, but leave little bits of nuts if you want some texture in your protein snacks.If the mixture binds together easily, you’re done
  3. If it’s still crumbly, add ½ teaspoon of water and process
  4. Check the mixture again, and keep adding a little water until it comes together easily
  5. If you add too much water and the mixture is wet, add a tablespoon of extra pecans.Shape the mixture into 1-inch balls or small squares
  6. Refrigerate for an hour before eating.Store these protein snacks in an airtight container in the refrigerator.

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