Cherry Chocolate Energy Bites
Whether you’re looking for a quick snack to boost your energy during a busy day or a delightful treat to satisfy your sweet tooth, Cherry Chocolate Energy Bites are the perfect choice. These bite-sized wonders are not only delicious but also packed with nutritious ingredients that will keep you going.
- 1 cup of rolled oats
- 1/2 cup of dried cherries
- 1/2 cup of dark chocolate chips
- 1/4 cup of almond butter
- 1/4 cup of honey
- 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
- A pinch of salt
- Start by placing the rolled oats, dried cherries, and dark chocolate chips in a food processor. Pulse until the mixture becomes finely chopped.
- Add the almond butter, honey, vanilla extract, and a pinch of salt to the mixture in the food processor.
- Pulse the ingredients until they come together into a sticky dough.
- Using your hands, roll the dough into bite-sized balls and place them on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
- Refrigerate the energy bites for at least 30 minutes to firm them up.
- Once chilled, your Cherry Chocolate Energy Bites are ready to enjoy!
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 20 energy bites
These Cherry Chocolate Energy Bites are a delightful combination of sweet and tart flavors, making them a perfect on-the-go snack. They’re also great for curbing those afternoon cravings without the guilt. Packed with oats, cherries, and dark chocolate, they provide a quick energy boost while satisfying your dessert cravings. Whip up a batch of these delectable energy bites and keep them in the fridge for whenever you need a tasty pick-me-up.
Nutrition Information (per energy bite): Calories: 100 | Fat: 5g | Carbohydrates: 13g | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 7g | Protein: 2g
Cherry Chocolate Energy Bites are not only delicious but also a healthier alternative to store-bought snacks. With a perfect balance of flavors and textures, they are sure to become a family favorite. So, the next time you’re craving something sweet and energizing, reach for these homemade Cherry Chocolate Energy Bites.