I get so tired of searching for my favorite recipes so I thought I would post them here. Now they will all be in one place for me and family and friends to find. It may take me a while to get them all on here but I'm working on it! Even though I have some of these pinned in Pinterest this is my "go-to" place when I am hunting for my favorite recipes.
Friday, March 25, 2016
CRANBERRY ALMOND ENERGY BITES
Cranberry Almond Energy Bites are a protein packed recipe that you can store in your freezer for a healthy and convenient snack or breakfast. Loaded with nutritional foods like chia seeds, ground flaxseed, peanut butter and almonds, they have plenty of protein, fiber and healthy fats to fill you up and give you the energy you need to conquer your day!
Author: Danielle | Krafted Koch
Recipe type: Snack
1 c. oatmeal
⅓ c. almonds, chopped
⅓ c. sweetened shredded coconut
1 Tbsp. ground flaxseed (optional)
½ c. nut butter (peanut or almond are both good)
¼ c. honey
1 Tbsp. chia seeds
⅓ c. dried cranberries, roughly chopped
Bake oatmeal, almonds and coconut for 8-10 minutes at 350°, stirring after 5 minutes. Allow the mixture to cool.
In a medium bowl microwave the nut butter for 20-30 seconds until runny, add the baked mix along with flaxseed, honey, chia seeds and cranberries to the bowl. Form into 1.5" balls and refrigerate. Store in an airtight container refrigerated for up to one week or freezer for 3 months.