Great Protein Snack - No Bake Energy Bites

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Mar. 18, 2019

An easy recipe that is a great snack or breakfast on the go!

Ingredients

Old fashioned oats 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Ground flax seeds 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Coconut flakes 1/3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
Mini chocolate chips 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Cocoa powder 3 Tablespoon
Chia seeds 1 Tablespoon
Almond butter 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Honey 1/3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
Coconut oil 2 Tablespoon
Vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon
Coconut flakes 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Toasted almond flakes 1/3 Cup (5.33 tbs)

Directions

MAKING:

1. Mix together 1 cup old fashioned oats, 1/2 cup ground flaxseed, 1/3 cup coconut flakes, 1/4 cup mini chocolate chips, 3 tbsp cocoa powder, 1 tbsp chia seeds.

2. In another bowl, combine 1/2 cup almond butter, 1/3 cup honey, and 2 tbsp coconut oil.

3. Heat ingredients in microwave for 10 sec increments until melted and combined.

4. Combine wet and dry ingredients, then add 1 tsp vanilla extract. Mix well.

5. In a small bowl, combine 1/4 cup coconut flakes and 1/3 cup toasted almond flakes.

6. Using wet hands, roll oat mixture into a ball then coat with coconut and almost flakes.

SERVING:

7. Store in air-tight container in the refrigerator or serve and enjoy.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Very Easy
Servings: 4