― Do you eat Larabars? ∙ They are made only with fruit and nuts. And my favorites, of course, contain chocolate. When I saw this post over at Chocolate Covered Katie's blog, I knew I wanted to give it a try. I found a large container of dates at Sam's Club the other day, and decided it was time. ∙ Homemade Brownie Larabars from CCK ∙ 1 cup walnuts ∙ 1 and 1/3 cups pitted dates ∙ 1 tsp vanilla extract ∙ 3-4 T cocoa powder (I used Hershey's Dark cocoa) [...].