Almond Butter Energy Bites
Yield: 20 energy bites
2/3 cup quick-cooking oats (not instant)
1/3 cup unsweetened shredded coconut
1/3 cup mini semi-sweet chocolate chips
2 tbsp ground flaxseed (or ground chia seeds)
1 cup natural almond butter
1/3 cup pure maple syrup
1 tsp vanilla
- In small bowl, combine oats, coconut, chocolate chips and flax.
- In medium bowl, mix almond butter, maple syrup and vanilla. Add oat mixture and stir again until all ingredients are well blended. The mixture will look like raw cookie dough.
- Using about 1 Tbsp per energy bite, roll mixture into 20 balls using your hands. Store in airtight container in the refrigerator.
Source (recipe & picture) : Yum & Yummer (cookbook) by Greta Podleski
Serving: 1 energy bite