Snacks

Chocolate-Coconut Peanut Butter Bites

posted by Melissa Huggins October 1, 2015 0 comments
Chocolate-Coconut Peanut Butter Bites

These Chocolate Coconut Peanut Butter Bites are easy to make and so nutritious. No sugar at all…the sweetness comes from the dates. They give you a great burst of energy, too. So when you’re feeling that mid-day slump, skip the coffee and sugar and eat a few of these tasty bites.

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I made these Chocolate-Coconut Peanut Butter Bites for my son today. He was all smiles while enjoying these little pieces of heaven. I was all smiles, because he was getting a ton of nourishment. The best thing is that they’re so easy to make and so nutritious. It’s a great snack for school lunches, too. 

Serves 6-8

Chocolate-Coconut Peanut Butter Bites

These Chocolate Coconut Peanut Butter Bites are easy to make and so nutritious. No sugar at all…the sweetness comes from the dates. They give you a great burst of energy, too. So when you’re feeling that mid-day slump, skip the coffee and sugar and eat a few of these tasty bites.

15 minPrep Time

15 minTotal Time

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Ingredients

1 cup pitted dates
1/2 cup rolled oats
2 tablespoons natural peanut butter (or your favorite nut butter)
3 tablespoons raw cacao powder (or cocoa powder)
2 tablespoons coconut flakes (+ more for rolling)
1 tablespoon chia seeds
1 tablespoon hemp seeds
1 tablespoon coconut oil
Pinch of sea salt

Instructions

  1. Place all ingredients into a food processor and blend until it's a sticky consistency.
  2. Scoop a heaping tablespoon of the mix into your hand and roll into a ball
  3. Roll bites in coconut flakes
  4. Refrigerate for 30 minutes for firmer bites.
  5. Store in fridge for 5-7 days or freezer 2-3 months.
Recipe Type: Snack

Notes

* Makes about 18-20 bites

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