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When the guests arrive, they may need an energy boost after their travels: It's proper custom for many hosts to offer something to drink and eat. Especially before a Passover seder or any seudah, when the aromas of the upcoming meal are taunting everyone from the kitchen, it's a good idea to have a platter on hand of snacks. Persian food expert Reyna Simnegar has the solution with this variety of welcoming treats that guests can enjoy the moment they walk in the door. 

These elegantly delicious yet healthy bite-sized truffles are the perfect snack to pass around as you offer your guests a hot drink. You can artfully arrange them on a decorative plate with additional nuts and dried fruits. Make sure to serve with toothpicks or in fancy cupcake wrappers for easy grabbing. 

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These easy raw vegan Cran-Nut Energy Truffles will satisfy your sweet tooth and give you an energy boost at the same time.

Optional: Place a whole cranberry inside the truffle and reshape as a heart or as desired.    

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Chocolate Energy Truffles

These elegant Chocolate Energy Truffles are a no-bake healthy snack that doubles as an impressive dessert! Arrange them on a fancy plate to welcome incoming guests, or make a batch and munch on them during the week for an energy boost.

Optional: Place a golden raisin or a mulberry inside the truffles and reshape as a sphere. Dip truffles into gold decorating dust for a whimsical look.  

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