The perfect on-the-go snack to boost your energy levels!
The star of this healthy snack are Medjool dates—tasty and packed with nutritional value. Make them ahead of time (and store them in the refrigerate or freezer) until you need a pick-me-up.
Date Energy Balls
2 cups pitted Medjool dates
2 tsp of vanilla extract
1 cup roasted cashews
2 tbsp ground flax seed
1/2 cup toasted unsweetened coconut flakes
1/4 cup mini chocolate chips (optional)
Add all ingredients into a food processor (except chocolate chips) and pulse until combined. Fold in chocolate chips, if desired. Use a small ice cream scoop or spoon to form balls using 1-2 tbsp of mixture. Refrigerate or freeze until ready to eat.