Cocoa Peanut Butter Energy Bites

Peanut butter energy bites recipePeanut butter energy bitesToday I’m sharing a bit of a healthier snack for you. These little energy bites are packed full of good stuff and are great for satisfying a sweet tooth without putting you into a sugar coma (something that’s becoming a little too regular an occurence lately!).

The dates make these beautifully fudgy and sweet, exactly how I like my healthy snacks ;) I’ve kept it quite light on the cocoa to let the other flavours come through but an extra 2 tablespoons of cocoa powder will make them super chocolatey and truffle-like.

Cocoa Peanut Butter Energy Bites

Yield: 20 bites

Cocoa Peanut Butter Energy Bites


  • 300g pitted dates
  • 50g peanut butter
  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 15g desiccated coconut


  1. Add all ingredients except the desiccated coconut in a food processor and process until the mixture forms a ball. Divide into 20 equally sized pieces and roll into balls. Roll in the desiccated coconut to coat each energy bite.


Store in an airtight container for up to 5 days.

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