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Healthy No Bake Coconut Balls

Enjoy this easy No Bake recipe for Coconut Balls. A healthy treat that is perfect for parties, holiday gatherings and game day!
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword no bake coconut balls
Prep Time 15 minutes
Refrigerate 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Author The Savvy Age


  • 1/2 cup sweetened condensed milk Can substitute coconut milk
  • 2 1/2 cups sweetened coconut flakes
  • 1 tsp powdered sugar 10x confectioners sugar


  • In a medium size mixing bowl combine 1 cup of coconut flakes, the powdered sugar and the milk. 
    Mix well. 
    Put the dough in the refrigerator for one to two hours to chill thoroughly.
    Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
    Put the remaining 1 1/2 cups of coconut flakes onto a plate.
    Scoop a spoonful of the dough into your hands and roll into a ball.
    Roll each ball in the coconut flakes.
    Optional: Jazz up the coconut flakes with a little color for the holiday. Mix and match colors for fun!
    Place on baking sheet.
    Done! Store the coconut balls in the refrigerator until serving.


Jazz up the coconut balls by using food coloring on the coconut! Create different color coconut balls that can be customized for any holiday or occasion.