Oatmeal Cookie Energy Bites. These cashew butter oatmeal energy bites are quick to make and taste like chocolate chip oatmeal cookies. They're the perfect gluten-free, dairy-free snack for nursing mamas and anyone else who's hungry! These simple energy bites are an oldie, but a goodie.
Energy bites are nutrient-dense and full of energy to keep you going. Preparation In a large bowl, combine all the ingredients and stir until well mixed. Energy bites made to taste just like an oatmeal cookie! You can cook Oatmeal Cookie Energy Bites using 8 ingredients and 4 steps. Here is how you achieve that.
Ingredients of Oatmeal Cookie Energy Bites
- You need 1 cup of nuts (cashews, wal or almonds).
- Prepare 1 cup of oats old fashioned.
- It’s 1/2 cup of peanut butter (crunchy or smooth).
- You need 1/4 cup of honey.
- Prepare 1/2 tsp of cinnamon ground.
- Prepare 1/2 tsp of nutmeg ground.
- You need 1/4 cup of raisins.
- It’s 1/4 cup of cranberries.
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Oatmeal Cookie Energy Bites step by step
- As you can see above, I have made a few recommendations to choose for the nuts. I went with cashews… but if you can get your hands on walnuts or pecans go for that!… Take about a cup of cashews and grind it to a powdered texture in a food processor or blender. I used my spice grinder..
- Next grab a big bowl, and add all the dry ingredients one by one: Ground nuts, the oats, raisins and cranberries, cinnamon and nutmeg. I LOVE cranberries, so I decided to go with a mix of raisins and cranberries, you can just use raisins if you can't find cranberries or vice versa. Definitely make sure you use old fashioned oats and not instant oats :).
- Add the honey and peanut butter (I went with crunchy, but smooth works too) and mix well until completely blended. I used a spatula but you can use a electric mixer… I just couldn't be bothered!.
- Use a tablespoon to scoop out the mixture and roll into 1 inch balls. Store in an air-tight container in the fridge..
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