Recipe: Almond Joy Protein Bites

Pre + Post Workout Recipes, Snack and Appetizer Recipes


These bite-sized protein bites are deliciously sweet, and contain no added sugar! Their sweetness comes effortlessly from nature’s candy; Dates! Each snack bite is made with natural ingredients that are packed with fiber and protein. Perfect for a low-cal, high protein snack to fuel your workout, or boost your energy levels during the day.

Yield: 11 serving(s)


  • 1.5 cup pitted dates
  • 1/2 cup almond butter
  • 1/2 cup old fashioned rolled oats
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened shredded coconut
  • 1/4 cup ground flax seeds
  • 2 scoops unflavored protein powder (I use Bi-Pro Protein Powder)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 tablespoon unsweetened vanilla almond milk


  1. Place all ingredients in a food processor and blend together
  2. Roll dough into 22 bite sized balls.
  3. Store in the refrigerator in a Tupperware for up to 1 week.

Nutrition Information Per Serving

Serving Size: 2 balls

Calories: 185

Protein: 8 gram(s)

Fat: 8 gram(s)

Carbohydrates: 23 gram(s)

Fiber: 5 gram(s)

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on August 2, 2015 at 8:29 AM Reply

Hi! Is there a grain-free version of this recipe? Thank you :)

on October 16, 2014 at 7:39 AM Reply

Looks wonderful! I look forward to trying this recipe out!

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