Date Nut Energy Balls
These date nut balls are a great alternative to store-bought energy bars. Eat one ball an hour before a workout and bring along extras if you are going for a long workout like a bike ride or a hike.
Prep Time: 10 min | Cook Time: 0 min | Ready In: 10 min
- 1/2 cup of Almond butter
- 10 whole Dates, pitted
- 1 1/2 tbsp of Honey
- 1/4 cup of Dried coconut flakes
- 2 tbsps of Sliced almonds
- 2 tbsps of Cocoa powder
1In a food processor, process almond butter and dates. Protip = soak dates in water for an hour to soften dates for easier blending.
2In a bowl, mix cocoa, honey, almonds, and almond butter date mixture. Roll mixture into small balls with your hands.
3In a small bowl, roll balls in coconut flakes, and set balls aside. When all balls are complete, refrigerate.
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Nutrition Facts per Serving
Serving Size: 1 ball
Total Fat: 15.0g
Saturated Fat: 1.0g
Trans Fat: 0g
Total Carbohydrates: 17g
Dietary Fiber: 3g