07 Jun Chocolate Orange Energy Ball

Craving a chocolate orange stick? This is the recipe for you. This is much healthier than an orange stick, but your taste buds won’t know the difference. These energy balls have it all- protein, carbs, healthy fats, and fiber. Perfect snack to fuel your body!


Chocolate Orange Energy Ball
 
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Serves: 14-16 balls
Ingredients
  • 1 c. gluten free rolled oats
  • 1⁄2 c. almond butter/peanut butter
  • 1⁄4 c. honey or maple syrup
  • 2 tbsp. ground chia seeds
  • 2 tbsp. cocoa powder
  • 1 tbsp. orange juice
  • orange zest from 1 medium orange
  • 1⁄2 c. craisins
Instructions
  1. Combine almond butter and honey.
  2. Stir in cocoa powder and orange juice.
  3. Add chia seeds and orange zest.
  4. Stir in craisins and oats.
  5. With a cookie scoop, scoop into balls. Store in fridge or freezer.
Notes
When making energy balls, always use rolled oats instead of instant oats. Instant oats will soak up too much moisture and will cause energy balls to be dry.