These 5 ingredient energy bites are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth or give you that much needed pick me up mid day. Energy bites are made with oats, nut butter, chocolate chips and chia seeds.
Add the oats, honey, peanut butter and chia seeds to the food processor. Quickly pulse the ingredients together until they are well incorporated and have a cookie dough like texture.
If you are using them, add in the mini chocolate chips. Give 1-2 pulses to incorporate.
Moisten your hands with water- scoop out cookie dough in 1.5 tbsp. portions and roll into balls. Because the mixture is sticky, you may need to moisten your hands a few times. Place them on a parchment lined baking sheet.
The energy bites need to chill in the refrigerator for 30 minutes prior to eating.
Add the oats and mini chocolate chips and fold together until it all sticks together. The mixture should be thick and sticky. You may need to use your hands to fully mix it together.
Moisten your hands and take 1.5 tbsp. portions and roll into balls. You'll get 11-12 balls. Place them on a parchment lined sheet and chill in the refrigerator for 30 minutes.