Irresistible Chocolate & Peanut Butter Protein Balls

These little protein power balls are perfect for that afternoon pick me up or great after dinner if you need that sweet fix.

You will need:

(makes 10-12 balls)

  • 1 cup porridge oats
  • 2 tbs organic peanut butter
  • 2 heaped tbs coconut oil
  • 1 scoop chocolate protein powder
  • 2 tbs coconut shavings
  • 2 heaped tbs organic peanut butter (no added salt or sugar)
  • 2 tbs cacao powder
  • 8-10 dates (pitted)

For dusting

  • 2 tbs cacao powder
  • 4 tbs coconut shavings
  • 2 tablespoons chia seeds

Simple steps:

  • Place all the ingredients into a blender and pulse.If the mixture is a little dry add a little more coconut oil. Then spoon the mixture into a bowl and roll in to golfball sized balls. Wet your hands every couple to avoid them sticking. 
  • In separate bowls place the cocoa powder, coconut shavings and chia seeds.  Roll a few balls at a time around your favourite topping then store in an airtight jar with greaseproof paper in between each layer.