Almond butter protein bites. These Almond Butter Energy Bites are SO healthy and delish. They're nutty and rich from the almond butter, chewy from the oats, and sweet from I need these Almond Butter Energy Bites more than ever on this fine Monday, because it was quite a weekend! All good things, but I am t.i.r.e.d. for sure.
Frozen treats are the way to the summers heart, and I'm continuing with my protein bites recipes, in sharing these Almond Butter Protein Bites with you today. My mom loves almond butter, especially for gym snacks. She says that it's easier for her to eat repeatedly than peanut butter. You can have Almond butter protein bites using 8 ingredients and 1 steps. Here is how you achieve that.
Ingredients of Almond butter protein bites
- You need 1 cup of oatmeal.
- It’s 1/4 cup of almond butter.
- You need 1/3 cup of honey.
- You need 1 cup of vanilla protein powder.
- You need 1/2 cup of flaxseed.
- Prepare 1 tsp of vanilla extract.
- Prepare 1/2 cup of dried cherries (optional.
- Prepare 1/2 cup of white chocoholic chips (optional).
Both almond butter and peanut butter are high in monounsaturated fat, the type of fat linked to a reduction in heart disease and better blood sugar control. Nut butters are a great source of vegetable protein. As it turns out, peanut butter has a small lead over almond butter in terms of protein content. How about we get back to these delicious Almond Butter Banana Protein Balls?
Almond butter protein bites step by step
- Mix all ingredients together. Place in refrigerator 1/2 hr. Then roll into balls.
These almond butter balls could also be called protein bites. Rather than making bars, I formed them into balls so they wouldn't fall apart. It's incredibly easy to make these tasty little snack bites. You just dump all the ingredients into a bowl, stir to combine, then form into balls. The snacks themselves are chewy protein bites that are made from a blend of almond butter and other natural ingredients.