Sarah’s Protein Power Balls

 

Sarah's Protein Power Balls

Looking for some power in your day? These are a deliciously easy way to have quick, nutrient-balanced fuel ready ... and they are a crowd pleaser! Thank you Sarah Tombo RDN, LD for this awesome recipe.
Prep Time15 mins
Resting Time1 hr
Course: snacks
Keyword: protein balls
Servings: 12

Ingredients

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup old fashioned Rolled Oats
  • 2/3 cup unsweetened coconut flakes optional
  • 1/2 cup Peanut Butter
  • 1/2 cup Ground Flaxseed
  • 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips or cacao nibs
  • 1/3 cup honey
  • 1 tbsp. chia seeds
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract

Instructions

Directions:

  • In a large mixing bowl, add rolled oats, coconut flakes, ground flaxseed, chocolate chips and chia seeds. Mix with a wooden spoon until well combined.
  • Add peanut butter, honey and vanilla extract to bowl. Mix all ingredients together until well combined.
  • Place mixture in the refrigerator for at least 1 hour. The mixture will get more stiff and cold, making it easier to roll.
  • Roll the balls into 1 inch size and store in an airtight container in the refrigerator.