Carrot Cake Energy Bites

November 13, 2016

Carrot Cake Energy BitesA simple snack with the right balance of texture and festive flavor in every bite!

INGREDIENTS:

Yields 12 bites
• 3/4 cup Quaker Oats
• 1 cup carrots, finely shredded
• 1 tsp. Cinnamon, ground
• 1/2 cup dates, chopped
• 1/3 cup almonds, finely chopped
• 1/3 cup coconut flakes *

Optional:

Add raisins or touch of honey for sweetness!

 

Carrot Cake

Get the taste of this Fall Favorite dessert, with tons of health benefits and none of the guilt!

DIRECTIONS:

  • Stir first 5 ingredients together.
  • Form the dough into tablespoon-sizes balls
  • Dip in coconut flakes
  • Refrigerate 1 hour before eating.

This recipe is great to take on-the go, stash in your fridge for a quick bite or as a healthy snack alternative to sugary cookies for the kids!

Additional ideas: Add a scoop of vanilla protein powder for pre or post workout OR add dark chocolate chips for when that sweet-tooth is craving dessert.

Recipe inspo from Quaker Oats- Balanced Beauty tested and approved!

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