No-bake chocolate peanut butter energy balls made with just 6 wholesome ingredients – the perfect pick me up! Vegan and gluten-free. and ohhh so sweet!
These energy balls are nutty, chewy and packed with all the good stuff, they are a bite-sized burst of energy making it the perfect go to snack . Plus they’ve got chocolate AND peanut butter so you can’t go wrong with these! #success
They are sweet, chewy and my go to healthy no bake sweet. I usually make them every Sunday and keep them in a sealed container for up to 10 days for when the sweet craving quick in.
WHY YOU’LL LOVE THIS RECIPE:
Because they are...
Vegan and gluten-free
Made with 6 wholesome ingredients
Packed with plant protein
Quick and easy
Sweet energy pick me up!
I also made a video for you where I show you step by step how to make these little sweets! You can fin it in my Instagram account. @thefitstitch!
Peanut Butter & Choc Energy Balls
Prep Time: 15 min
Cook Time: ---
1 Cup Nuts ( almonds, cashews, macadamia pecans or walnuts)
8-10 Medijool Dates
2 Tbsp Smooth Peanut Butter
1 Tbsp Coconut oil, melted
2 Tbsp Cacao powder
1 tsp Vanilla extract
Pinch of salt
Soak dates 10 min in hot water.
Add nuts, pinch of salt and cacao to food processor and blend until you get a finely “flour” consistency & transfer to a bowl.
Once dates are soaked remove seeds add to a food processor with the melted coconut oil, vanilla extract, and peanut butter and blend until a smooth paste is formed.
Add date mixture, crushed nuts and mix until you get a dry dough.
Roll into 10-12 balls and place in refrigerator for 30min to firm up.