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Chocolate Toasted Quinoa Energy Bites {No Refined Sugar} | Chocolate Toasted Quinoa Energy BitesĀ {No Refined Sugar} are amazing! The perfect snack or small meal, if in a time crunch, for the young and old alike. | thenourishedfamily.com

Dark Chocolate Toasted Quinoa Energy Bites {No Refined Sugar}

Chocolate Toasted Quinoa Energy Bites {No Refined Sugar} are amazing! The perfect snack or small meal, if in a time crunch, for the young and old alike. 

Course Breakfast, Dessert, Snack
Prep Time 30 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 30 bites
Calories 84 kcal
Author Shelly Bartels

Ingredients

  • 3/4 cup quinoa organic Uncooked
  • 1 cup quick oats gluten free
  • 2/3 cup shredded coconut unsweetened
  • 1/2 cup mini dark chocolate chips gluten, soy free, non-GMO
  • 3/4 cup peanut butter or any organic nutbutter
  • 1/3 cup honey raw, unfiltered

Instructions

  1. Soak quinoa in water a few minutes, rinse using a fine mesh sieve. Rinse 2 more times and let drain few minutes.

    Toast quinoa in hot skillet. Water will evaporate off and then toast for 3-5 minutes until starts to brown and pop off pan. Transfer to a mixing bowl and let cool.

  2. Add remaining ingredients.

  3. Use small scoop to measure out bites and place on waxed paper in a baking sheet. Place in freezer for 15 minutes or fridge for 45 minutes to firm up.

  4. Store in covered container in fridge for up to two weeks or in freezer for 6 months.