Made a batch of these to start the week off. So good and fast to make!
CRANBERRY ALMOND ENERGY BITES
Cranberry Almond Energy Bites are a protein packed recipe that you can store in your freezer for a healthy and convenient snack or breakfast. Loaded with nutritional foods like chia seeds, ground flaxseed, peanut butter and almonds, they have plenty of protein, fiber and healthy fats to fill you up and give you the energy you need to conquer your day!
1 c. oatmeal
⅓ c. almonds, chopped
⅓ c. unsweetened shredded coconut (optional, if you don’t like coconut)
1 Tbsp. ground flaxseed
½ c. nut butter (peanut or almond are both good)
¼ c. honey
1 Tbsp. chia seeds
⅓ c. dried cranberries, roughly chopped
Bake oatmeal, almonds and coconut for 8-10 minutes at 350°, stirring after 5 minutes. Allow the mixture to cool.
In a medium bowl combined the baked mix with flaxseed, nut butter, honey, chia seeds and cranberries. Form into 1.5″ balls and refrigerate. Store in an airtight container refrigerated for up to one week or freezer for 3 months.