Hazelnut Chia Energy Bites

Hazelnut Chia Energy Bites

Hazelnut Chia Energy Bites

These sweet little bites are full of nutritious and tasty “superfoods”:

  1. Cacao Nibs – stimulant, antibacterial, antioxidant, with more than 300 phytochemicals
  2. Chia Seeds – antioxidant, protein, fiber, omega-3 fatty acids, high in calcium, gluten free
  3. Bee Pollen – energy enhancer, one of nature’s most completely nourishing foods as it contains nearly all nutrients required by humans; rich in proteins, free amino acids, vitamins, including B-complex, and folic acid (read more here)
  4. Cinnamon – regulates blood sugar, anti-bacterial, high in nutrients, decreases cravings
  5. Raw Honey – full of vitamins, enzymes, antioxidants
  6. Hazelnuts – rich in unsaturated fats, vitamin E, magnesium, B vitamins
  7. Raw Coconut – antibacterial, full of fiber and minerals

FullSizeRender-7Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup of chia seeds
  • 1/2 cup cacao nibs
  • 1/2 cup hazelnut butter or as I used, homemade nutella (recipe for that to come later!)
  • 1/2 cup shredded coconut
  • 3 tbsp raw honey
  • 2 tbsp bee pollen
  • 1 tsp cinnamon

Directions:

Mix all ingredients in a bowl, then set in the fridge for about 45 minutes. Afterwards, roll the mixture into small bite sized balls. Store the energy bites in the fridge and enjoy!

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