Immune-Boosting Lemon Bites

Hoping to ward off sickness this winter season? Help your immune system bypass colds and flu with these empowering lemon bites! Spiced with immune-boosting ginger and vitamin C-packed lemon juice, they’re easy to make, high in protein to keep you from getting hungry, and satisfying to your sweet tooth.


1 c. Medjool dates, pitted (about 10)

1 c. pecans

½ c. hemp seeds, plus more for coating

½ c. unsweetened coconut flakes

1 lemon, zested and juiced

1 Tbsp. freshly grated ginger

1 tsp. vanilla extract

Pinch of salt


  • Place pecans in a food processor and pulse until finely chopped.
  • Add remaining ingredients and pulse until crumbly and starting to stick together.
  • Using a mini-ice cream scooper, scoop mixture to form balls. Roll balls in extra hemp seeds to coat.
  • Store in an airtight container in the fridge for up to a week or in the freezer for three months.