Lemon Coconut Protein Bites Recipe
These no-bake bites are the perfect afternoon pick-me-up. Naturally sweetened with dates and filled with fiber and protein, whip up a batch for a quick, energizing pre- or post-workout snack. Nutritionist approved!
-1 c almonds (or ½ c almonds & ½ cup walnuts)
-1 c medjool dates, pitted
-1 serving of vanilla Pure Whey protein powder
-juice from 1 lemon (2 T)
-1/3 c unsweetened shredded coconut
-3 T Maca powder
-1 T coconut oil
-Place almonds and protein powder in a food processor and process until a powder forms.
-Add dates and lemon juice, and process until dough forms.
-Roll into balls, then roll each into the shredded coconut.
-For a firmer consistency, store balls in an airtight container in the fridge.