Feeling low on energy today? Don’t reach for a bar that’s full of processed junk. Pick up one of these homemade Paleo energy bites instead! Today we’re bringing you the solution to afternoon cravings. And there are 11 different flavors to try. Choose from mocha, banana bread, pumpkin pie, or even Almond Joy flavored bites. Each recipe is incredibly easy to make, vegan, gluten free, and Paleo approved.
10 minutes | 6 steps | 7 ingredients | Requires food processor
Throw together these sweet treats that will give you a boost of energy. These Paleo energy bites are packed with the flavor of a rich chocolate brownie, but they contain no flour or sugar. Pecans, cashews, and almond butter form the base of the bite and add protein. And cocoa powder and dates add richness and natural sweetness. Plus, you can make a batch in just 10 minutes!
1 hour 20 minutes | 2 steps | 7 ingredients | Requires food processor
These banana bread bites are filled with whole and healthy ingredients that will give you a burst of energy. Banana, dates, coconut, and walnuts are mixed together for an on-the-go snack that tastes just like banana bread! They are also 100% vegan and gluten free. Make a batch of these Paleo energy bites this weekend and you’ll have treats for the rest of the week.
10 minutes | 10 steps | 6 ingredients | Requires food processor or blender
Skip the candy bar and make a healthier version of Almond Joy. These Paleo energy bites are quick to make and taste just like the real deal. Except that they have none of the processed sugars. But all the flavor! The main ingredients are almonds, coconut, and cocoa powder. And they rely on pitted dates for natural sweetness. Blend everything together in a food processor and roll into bite-sized balls!
15 minutes | 6 steps | 6 ingredients | Requires food processor
These Paleo energy bites are loaded with almond and chocolate for a delicious afternoon pick-me-up. Add dates, almonds, and almond butter to your food processor and pulse until clumpy and pasty. Then, form the “dough” into bite-sized balls and pop into the fridge to chill. Drizzle with some extra almond butter for a fancier look!
15 minutes | 5 steps | 7 ingredients | Requires food processor or blender
Pick yourself up and enjoy fall flavors with these Paleo energy bites. These spice filled balls taste like pumpkin pie and are sweetened using dates. Cashews and chia seeds are also blended up into the dough to provide protein, carbs, and fiber. Eat one or two as a pre or post-workout snack!
15 minutes | 5 steps | 4 ingredients | Requires food processor or blender
These decadent Paleo energy bites are almost like eating dessert as a snack. The flavors of dark cherries pair wonderfully with the richness of the dark chocolate. While the almonds add a great crunch and protein boost. Made with just four ingredients, they are super easy to prepare, and you can have a batch ready in just 15 minutes!
15 minutes | 3 steps | 7 ingredients | Requires food processor or blender
The pistachio nuts in these Paleo energy bites add a great buttery and lightly sweet nut-flavor that pairs great with dark chocolate. Pistachios also provide a boost of healthy fats to keep your energy up throughout the day. Each bite is soft and crunchy in texture, and will have you craving one whenever you are needing a quick snack.
10 minutes | 3 ingredients | 7 ingredients | Requires food processor or blender
Pack a baggie of these Paleo energy bites and bring your vanilla latte with you on the go! These awesome treats are made with coffee and vanilla protein powder, so they taste just like a latte. Not only that, but they are packed with protein and healthy fats from the nuts and nut butters mixed in!
10 minutes | 5 steps | 5 ingredients| Requires food processor or blender
These wonderful blueberry muffin bites call for only 3 major ingredients. Nuts, dates, and dried blueberries. When blended together, everything combines to taste like a blueberry muffin. Pack a couple as a snack to satisfy your cravings. And be sure to leave that blueberry muffin behind the glass case!
5 minutes | 4 steps | 4 ingredients | Requires food processor
Reach for one of these Paleo energy bites and experience coconut-y deliciousness. Using only the natural sweetness of pitted dates, these bites contain no added sugars or flours. Cashews add a creamy, nutty flavor, and the coconut makes them taste tropical. They are completely gluten free and vegan as well!
20 minutes | 5 steps | 9 ingredients | Requires food processor
Make a batch of these protein-filled Paleo energy bites in 15 minutes. Made with tahini and a combination of other chopped nuts and seeds. Each energy bite contains 4-5 grams of protein and lots of healthy fats. Tahini is a paste made from sesame seeds, which give these Paleo energy bites a roasted-sesame flavor. Feel free to use less or more of your choice sweetener depending on your taste!