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Strawberry & Blueberry Energy Bites

When you’re in need of a sweet snack that fills you up between meals and does your body good, whip up a batch of these Strawberry and Blueberry Energy Bites.

Sweetened naturally with dates and formed into bite-size balls with a wholesome mixture of ground oats, almonds, almond butter, fresh fruit and raw honey, these bites go from good to great with a coating of shredded coconut!

Easy to make in advance, prepare these energy bites over the weekend to have on hand for all of your snacking needs in the week ahead!

Strawberry and Blueberry Energy Bites
Strawberry & Blueberry Energy Bites
Prep time:
15min
Total time:
15min

Servings:
32 Energy Bites

Ingredients

  • 2 1/2 cups shredded unsweetened coconut
  • 1 cup rolled oats, divided
  • 1/2 cup strawberries, about 3 medium-size berries
  • 1/2 cup blueberries
  • 1 cup almonds
  • 10 pitted medjool dates, divided
  • 1/2 cup almond butter, divided
  • 1/4 cup raw honey, divided

Instructions

  1. Add 3/4 cup of shredded coconut, 1/2 cup rolled oats, 1/2 cup strawberries, 1/2 cup almonds, 5 dates, 1/4 cup almond butter and 2 Tbsp. of honey to a food processor. Process on high speed until smooth and completely incorporated.
  2. Remove the contents from the food processor and place in a clean bowl.
  3. Repeat step 1 with the blueberries and remaining ingredients.
  4. Scoop out 1 Tbsp. portions of the blueberry mixture and roll into balls. Roll the balls into the shredded coconut and place on a parchment-lined baking sheet.
  5. Repeat step 4 with the strawberry mixture.
  6. Place the baking sheet in the refrigerator for a minimum of 2 hours before serving.
  7. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator or freezer.

Strawberry and Blueberry Energy Bites

 

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Melanie Jatsek, RD, LD
By Melanie Jatsek RD, LD
Heinen's Chief Dietitian, Melanie Jatsek, RD, LD believes that the answer to a strong, healthy and vibrant body lies within. She graduated cum laude from the University of Akron, earning a degree in Nutrition & Dietetics and has over 20 years of experience in wellness program development, health coaching and professional speaking. As a published author of three books and registered dietitian for Heinen’s, Melanie offers programs, services and tools to help Heinen’s customers take inspired action to build the healthy body they were meant to live in without giving up their favorite foods.

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