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Nutrition

Recipe of the Week

Need a post-workout snack that’s made with real ingredients and loaded with protein? Make these high-protein mint chip energy balls for a guilt-free treat!

INGREDIENTS
Dry
  • 1 cup cashews (or almonds)
  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 1/4 cup chocolate protein powder
  • 2 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1/3 cup chocolate chips
Wet
  • 3/4 cup almond butter
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract
  • 1 teaspoon water
INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Place cashews and rolled oats in a high-power food processor. Process on high for about a minute or until everything is finely ground. Next, add in protein powder and cocoa powder and mix for 20 seconds.
  2. Add wet ingredients and mix on high for about a minute or until dough is formed.
  3. Finally, add in mini chocolate chips and pulse to mix together.
  4. Scoop out a heaping tablespoon of dough into your palms and roll to create your balls. Repeat.
NUTRITION FACTS

Serving Size: 1 ball 

Calories: 99

Sugar: 5 

Fat: 6 

Carbohydrates: 9 

Fiber: 1 

Protein: 4

Matt Kaitchuck

Coach/OnBoarding Specialist