Flaxseed Cocoa Bites

These tasty bites provide a quick chocolate-like snack. They are quick and easy to make and they are high in protein and fiber and loaded in omega-3s. You can use either cocoa or carob powder for the chocolate flavor and experiment with spices to get it just right for your tastebuds.

Flaxseed Cocoa Bites Recipe by DAREBEE
INGREDIENTS
½ whole (or 1 cup ground) flaxseeds
¼ cup carob flour or cocoa powder
4 dates or 2 tablespoons blackstrap molasses
¼ cup water
⅛ teaspoon cinnamon
⅛ teaspoon nutmeg powder
⅛ teaspoon cardamom powder
⅛ teaspoon paprika
Makes ~8 balls
69 Calories per ball
Protein 2.5g
Carbohydrate 7.9g
Fat 3.7g
Fiber 3.8g
Calcium 5mg
Potassium 95mg

1If you have a blender: place everything together in a blender or a food processor and blend until combined.
If you don’t have a blender: Cut dates into tiny pieces and add all ingredients to a bowl. Mix with your hands until combined.

2Form bite-size balls. The mix makes roughly 7-8 balls.

Flaxseed Cocoa Bites Recipe by DAREBEE
Flaxseed Cocoa Bites Recipe by DAREBEE