Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Balls - Try these Craving Crushing Healthy Snacks made with Steel Cut Oats, Peanut Butter and Dark Chocolate! So good! And super simple to make.
Looking for a healthy snack to satisfy your craving for something sweet in between meals, or a great snack for athletes needing complex carbs, protein, and healthy fat? Look no further. We've got you covered!
This tasty recipe has been floating around from a number of sources. But I got it from my good friend. They were so good, I couldn't stop eating them. So, I thought I'd share the recipe with you!
Here's what you'll need to make them:
Ingredients for Balls:
- 1 Cup Organic Steel Cut Oats
- 1 Cup Protein Powder
- ½ Cup Organic Flax Meal
- ½ Cup Organic Dark Chocolate Chips, melted.
- ¾ Cup Organic Peanut Butter
- ⅓ Cup Organic Honey
- 1 Teaspoon Pure Vanilla Extract
Ingredient for Topping:
- ½ Cup Organic Dark Chocolate Chips, melted, reserved.
- Food Processor
- Rubber Spatula
- Measuring Cups for dry ingredients.
- Measuring Spoons
- Glass Measuring Cup for melting Chocolate.
- Spoon for drizzling Chocolate
- Sheet Pan
- Parchment Paper
How to Make Them
Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Balls are super simple to make following these simple steps:
Combine Ingredients and Shape Balls:
Step 1: Place all ingredients for balls into a food processor.
Step 2: Process until smooth.
Step 3: Shape into 1 inch round balls.
Step 4: Place balls on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper and freeze for 10 minutes.
Step 5: Melt chocolate chips in the microwave on high for 1 minute.
Step 6: Take prepared balls out of freezer and drizzle each with melted chocolate. Enjoy!
Just in Case You Were Wondering
Remember the phrase, "you are what you eat?" Ingredients and portions matter! So, pay attention to the quality and quantity of what you consume and stay within the Daily Recommended Allowances.
Not a Chocolate Lover?
Not into the Chocolate? Try our tasty Peanut Butter Protein Bars recipe!
Other Similar Recipes
- 5 Ingredient Peanut Butter Energy Bites - From Chef Savvy. They look pretty delish!
- No Bake Energy Bites - From Ali over at Gimme Some Oven. She has suggestions for all sorts of flavor variations!
Watch How To Make Them:
Store these Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Balls in the freezer so you can have a healthy snack on hand to crush those cravings for something sweet in between meals!
We hope you enjoy this tasty recipe for Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Balls. Let us know in the comments if you think they're as addictively delish as we do!! We'd love to hear from you!
xo ~ SeannaPrint