Chia Seed Protein Bites

Total Time
Prep: 15 min. + chilling

about 2-1/2 dozen

1-1/2 cups quick-cooking oats
1/2 cup almond butter or creamy peanut butter
1/2 cup chia seeds
1/2 cup honey
1/4 cup vanilla or chocolate protein powder
1/4 cup unsweetened shredded coconut
Additional unsweetened shredded coconut, optional

In a large bowl, combine the first 6 ingredients. Refrigerate 1 hour or until firm enough to roll. Shape into 1-1/2-in. balls. Roll in additional coconut if desired. Store in the refrigerator.

Nutrition Facts
1 piece: 72 calories, 4g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 14mg sodium, 9g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 2g fiber), 2g protein.


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