These Easy Healthy Peanut Butter No-Bake Energy Bites are a super easy, quick way to enjoy a healthy snack or to kick start your mornings. These bites are an awesome option for naturally boosting energy, increasing fiber in take, a good source of protein and packed with healthy nutrients. Naturally sweetened and boasts of bold peanut butter flavor. Completely Gluten-Free and Vegan.
2cupsorganic GF Rolled Oats(I use Bob's Red Mills)
1cuporganic Peanut Butter, vegan-approved(I use Earth's Balance; See Notes!)
2Tbspsorganic chia seeds(I use Navitas Organics)
1/2cupAgave syrup(I use Wholesome Sweets)
1Tbsppure vanilla extract
pinch ofsea salt
Add all ingredients to large bowl and mix everything together using one or both hands to ensure that all ingredients are well combined.
Immediately, add mixture in bowl to the refrigerator (covered) and chill for 30 minutes.
Once chilled, scoop 1 1/2 Tbsps of mixture and using both hands—roll into a small ball. Repeat until all mixture is made. **NOTE: Be sure to add energy bites to a baking sheet lined with parchment paper to ensure that they remain perfectly shaped.**
Now, refrigerate rolled bites again for 5 minutes or so!
Remove from refrigerator and enjoy!
STORAGE: Can be kept refrigerated (covered) for up 2 weeks.
SWEETENER: If you choose to opt out of Agave, you can always substitute with maple syrup, date syrup, or vegan 'Honee' as well.
NUTBUTTER: Instead of using peanut butter, you can also substitute with Almond Butter, Sunflower Seed Butter, Tahini, Soynut Butter, Pecan Butter, Hazelnut Butter, or Granola Butter.