I took the best of some of the “energy ball” recipes that I’ve seen on the web and came up with just the right combination of flavors for a power packed treat. With only four ingredients this is a snack that makes Mr. Lacrosse and his mama really, really happy!
Great ingredients rolled into one yummy bite make an energy ball that's sure to get you through a busy day!
- 1/4 cup oats
- 15 - 16 pitted dates
- 1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder.
- 1 tablespoon honey
In a food processor, pulse oats until finely chopped. Remove and set aside.
Add dates to processor and chop into very small pieces.
Add oats, chocolate and honey to dates and process until mixture forms a ball. If mixture is not coming together add a small drizzle of honey and pulse again.
Using a small scoop, measure out mixture and roll into balls.
Store in airtight container in refrigerator until ready to enjoy.