Yummy, Healthy Almond Bites

Almond Bites Recipe - SavvyMom

If you’re looking for something sweet but substantive for a post-workout pick-me-up or coffee break at your desk, these almond bites are yummy and healthy and pack a pretty nutritive punch.

Substitute a seed butter for the almond butter to make these snacks safe for school. Add chocolate chips to make these an even sweeter treat.

Good to know:

These almond bites will keep in the fridge for up to a month or in the freezer for up to 3 months.

Yummy, Healthy Almond Bites Recipe

You’ll Need

  • 2 ½ cups rolled oats
  • ½ cup raw pumpkin seeds
  • ½ cup raisins
  • 2 Tbsp raw sunflower seeds
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • ½ cup almond butter (or feel free to use a nut or seed butter of your choice, or WowButter)
  • 1/3 cup plus 1 Tbsp honey
  • 2 Tbsp barley malt syrup
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract

Prep and Cook

  • Grind ½ cup oats and ¼ cup pumpkin seeds in food processor until powdery.
    Transfer to a medium bowl and set aside.
  • Combine remaining 2 cups oats, remaining ¼ cup pumpkin seeds, raisins, sunflower seeds, and cinnamon in a large bowl.
    Stir in almond butter, honey, barley malt syrup, and vanilla until soft dough forms.
  • Moisten hands, and roll dough into 1-inch balls.
    Coat balls in oat-pumpkin seed powder.
    Place in freezer 20 minutes to set, then serve or store in the fridge.


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