Peanut Butter Banana No Bake Energy Bites

Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: energy bites, peanut butter, protein balls
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 24
Calories: 98kcal
Author: Becky Hardin - The Cookie Rookie
Peanut Butter Energy Balls are the perfect healthy snack for back to school, work, or any time you're on the go. These peanut butter banana no bake energy bites are so easy to make too!
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Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup peanut butter if you are dealing with a peanut allergy, you can sub other butters such as sunflower seed butter
  • 1 banana chopped
  • 1 1/2 cups old fashioned oats
  • 2/3 cup small flake coconut smaller than shredded. click to see example. see note.
  • 1/4 cup ground flax seed
  • 1/2 cup mini chocolate chips
  • 1 tablespoon sugar or sweetener of your choice

Instructions

  • Combine all ingredients in a bowl. Using a fork, mask and stir until all ingredients are well combined. If you feel the consistency is a bit too sticky, add more oats as needed.
  • Place bowl in fridge for about 30 minutes. This will help in creating the bites later.
  • Remove bowl from fridge and roll "dough" into 1 inch size balls.
  • Keep in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 2 weeks. Enjoy!

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Notes

NOTE: you can also use shredded coconut, but I recommend chopping finer if so. 

Nutrition

Serving: 1ball | Calories: 98kcal | Carbohydrates: 9g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Sodium: 28mg | Potassium: 97mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 10IU | Vitamin C: 0.5mg | Calcium: 14mg | Iron: 0.5mg