Oat Flax Energy Bites
These energy bites are great to keep in your fridge and pop when you are looking for a little pick-me-up. They are the ideal combination of protein, fat and fiber to give you the boost you need to get through that afternoon slump.
12 Dates, pitted and halved
1/4 cup Flax Seeds
1/2 cup Gluten-Free Oats
3/4 cup Nut Butter of choice
1/4 tsp Cinnamon
1/2 tsp Vanilla Extract
2 tsp Navitas Organics Cacao Nibs
2 Tbsp Navitas Organics Cacao Powder
Optional, for dusting:Sesame Seeds
Navitas Organics Matcha Powder
Navitas Organics Pomegranate Powder
Combine dates, flax seeds, oats, nut butter, cinnamon, vanilla, Cacao Nibs and Cacao Powder in a food processor. Pulse until the mixture is sticky and a tad crumbly.
Using your hands, roll the date mixture into tablespoon-size balls.
Roll each ball in optional toppings. Refrigerate for at least an hour.
Makes 24 Bites
Submitted by Miranda Hammer of The Crunchy Radish