I don’t know about you, but I am still in recovery from the turkey and pumpkin pie overload last weekend. These dairy free No Bake Energy Bites are perfect for your post holiday rehab. Delicious and easy, they make a great healthy dessert or snack. Enjoy!
Post Holiday Energy Bites"
These healthy no bake energy bites with anise, fennel, cranberry and pistachio flavours are the perfect delicious post-holiday snack!
- 1/2 cup almond butter
- 1 ½ tbsp liquid honey
- ½ tsp almond extract
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 1/3 cup chia seeds
- 1 ½ cups rolled oats
- ½ cup shredded sweetened coconut
- 2-4 tbsp water
- 1 tsp ground fennel seed
- 1 ½ tsp anise
- 1/3 cup pistachios , finely chopped
- 1/2 cups dried cranberries
- 1/2 cups dried apricots
In a mixing bowl, stir together almond butter, honey, vanilla and almond extracts .
Add oats, coconut and chia until evenly coated. Add 2 Tblsp of water.
Stir in pistachios, cranberries, apricots, anise and fennel seed.
At this point, if mixture still doesn't stick well, stir in additional water, as needed. Transfer mixture to refrigerator for about 10 minutes or until easier to handle.
Remove from refrigerator and shape into 1-inch balls. Store in refrigerator in an airtight container. They also store well in the freezer for up to 4 months.