Cherry Almond Energy Bites: Nutritious Snacking
If you’re looking for a delightful and wholesome snacking option, these Cherry Almond Energy Bites are a perfect choice. Bursting with flavor and packed with nutrients, these bites are an excellent on-the-go treat for both kids and adults alike.
- 1 cup dried cherries
- 1 cup almonds
- ½ cup rolled oats
- ¼ cup almond butter
- 2 tablespoons honey
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- ¼ teaspoon salt
- ½ cup shredded coconut (for rolling)
- Place dried cherries, almonds, rolled oats, almond butter, honey, vanilla extract, and salt in a food processor.
- Pulse until the mixture is finely chopped and sticks together when pressed.
- Scoop out tablespoon-sized portions of the mixture and roll them into balls.
- Roll the energy bites in shredded coconut to coat them.
- Place the energy bites on a baking sheet and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes before enjoying.
Prep time: 15 minutes
Yield: 20 energy bites
These Cherry Almond Energy Bites are a delightful and nutritious snacking option, perfect for satisfying your cravings in a healthy way.
Nutrition per serving: Calories: 120, Fat: 7g, Carbohydrates: 13g, Fiber: 2g, Protein: 3g
Looking for a convenient and tasty snack that won’t compromise your nutrition goals? These Cherry Almond Energy Bites are the answer. Not only are they irresistibly delicious, but they’re also a great source of energy thanks to the natural sugars from dried cherries and the protein-rich almonds. The addition of almond butter and oats provides a satisfying chewiness that will keep you full between meals.
What makes these energy bites even more appealing is their ease of preparation. With just a few simple steps, you can have a batch of these bites ready to enjoy. Whether you need a quick post-workout snack, a bite to keep you focused during a busy afternoon, or a treat to satisfy your sweet tooth, these Cherry Almond Energy Bites tick all the boxes.
So, the next time you’re looking for a convenient and nutritious snack, give these Cherry Almond Energy Bites a try. Your taste buds and your body will thank you!