Thursday, January 16, 2014
Raw Almond Butter Cacao Bites
When the craving strikes, silence your sweet tooth with a raw dessert. This quick-to-make morsel of deliciousness is prepared in a matter of minutes, you can be munching on a mini-sized dessert or wholesome snack, made with superfoods like raw cacao, maca, raw honey and flax plus a blend of healthy nut butters.
Raw Almond Butter-Cacao Bites
2 cups organic rolled oats
1 Tbsp. organic ground flaxseed
1/4 cup natural powdered peanut butter + 2 Tbsp. water
1/2 cup raw cinnamon red maca almond butter
1/4 cup raw honey
1 tsp. organic vanilla
1/2 cup raw cacao nibs
1/2 cup raisins
1. Add water to natural powdered peanut butter; mix until smooth. Combine nut butters, honey and vanilla.
2. In large bowl, combine dry ingredients. Stir in nut butter mixture. (Note: Add additional rolled oats as needed to achieve ideal consistency.)
3. Shape mixture into balls. Chill before serving to set.
Photo & recipe credit: Andrew Davis