Updated: Nov 4, 2019
These simple no bake chocolate peanut butter energy balls are the perfect snack or dessert option! These take no more then 10 mins to whip up and are a great option to satisfy those sweet cravings. Loaded with oats, peanut butter, flaxseeds and dates makes them packed full of fibre, healthy fats and protein!
2 cups of rolled oats
½ cup of flax seeds
1 tablespoon of black chia seeds
1 teaspoon of cinnamon
¾ cup of dried pitted dates
½ cup of peanut butter (a good brand is Pic’s)
1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
1/4 – 1/2 cup water1 scoop vanilla plant protein
⅓ cup of dark chocolate chips
Add rolled oats, flax seeds, chia seeds, cinnamon, dried dates, peanut butter, vanilla extract and protein to a food processor/ blender.
Pulse until ingredients are blended and oats are finely chopped, almost like flour consistency. (about 7-9 times).
Slowly add water to the food process and blend until the mixture sticks together. You may need to add more or less water depending on your energy ball dough.
Add mixture to a large bowl, using your hands mix in chocolate chips.
Form energy bite mixture into 1″ balls and place on parchment paper lined baking sheet.
Serve immediately or store in air tight container in refrigerator.