energy balls figs peanut butter

When the munchies start to tickle your tummy, usually mid-morning and mid-afternoon, turn this snack attack into a healthy nutrition opportunity. Today, I suggest these healthy energy balls with dried figs, dates and peanut butter, the dream!! I love how I can substitute sugar with natural ingredients for a healthier snack!

Let’s go for this super easy recipe!

Energy balls with figs and peanut butter


Prep time: 10 minutes 

For around 10-12 energy balls

energy balls figs peanut butter
snack energy balls figs peanut butter

Ingredients:

  • 100g dried figs
  • 100g dried dates
  • 50g peanut butter
  • 10g chia seeds
  • 2 tsp. almond powder

Instructions:

  1. Place the figs, dates, chia seeds and peanut butter in a blender and blend.
  2. Shape small balls and roll them in the almond powder.
  3. Add a dab of peanut butter on top of each one and store them in the fridge.
  4. You can keep them in the fridge for 2 weeks but I’m already sure that you won’t hold out until this day because it’s perfection…so tasty!!

You can eat them either to boost your energy when you’re feeling a bit peckish or to accompany your coffee in the morning if you are not really hungry when you wake up!

energy balls figs peanut butter recipe
energy balls figs peanut butter almond recipe

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Have a lovely day!