Chocolate & Flaxseed Energy Bites

Chocolate & Flaxseed Energy Bites

Easy to make and irresistibly delicious. Perfect for a quick pick-me-up snack or as a treat while on the go.

Time: 1 hour | Yield: 18 energy bites


Ingredients: 

  • 1 cup old-fashioned oats, toasted 
  • ⅔ cup unsweetened shredded coconut, toasted 
  • ½ cup creamy peanut butter
  • ½ cup ground flaxseed
  • ⅓ cup mini chocolate chips 
  • ⅓ cup honey
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ½ teaspoon kosher salt

Instructions:

  1. Toast oats and coconut, separately, in a 350° F oven for 5-6 minutes until golden in color and fragrant. Allow to cool slightly before continuing.
  2. Stir all ingredients together in a large mixing bowl until thoroughly combined.
  3. Cover the mixing bowl and chill in the refrigerator for 1-2 hours.
  4. Once mixture is chilled, roll into 1-inch balls. Use about 2 tablespoons of the mixture for each ball.

You can enjoy immediately or refrigerate in a sealed container for up to 1 week. Energy Bites can be frozen for up to 3 months.