Dirty Chai Energy Bites

Dirty Chai Energy Bites

In need of that ultimate energy kick in the morning? Try these dirty chai energy bites and get on the healthy bandwagon. Feeling happy, healthy and energized all day!

Preparation time: 15 Minutes

Preparation:

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 1/4 cups gluten-free rolled oats
  • 1 TBS espresso powder (use 1/2 TBS for less flavor, or up to 1.5 TBS for stronger taste)
  • 1 TBS chia seeds
  • 1/2 cup creamy natural nut or seed butter
  • 1/3 cup honey or brown rice syrup
  • 2 TBS cacao nibs (or mini chocolate chips)
  • 2 TBS Chalo Vanilla Chai Premix

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. In a large bowl combine oats, Chalo Vanilla Chai Premix, espresso powder, chia seeds and cacao nibs/ mini chocolate chips..
  2. Add in nut butter, honey or brown rice syrup (if needed, half a teaspoon Vanilla Chai waterd down). Use sturdy spatula or spoon to combine.
  3. Once ingredients have come together, place bowl in freezer for about 10 minutes (or fridge for 20 minutes). The cold mixture will make forming the energy balls a lot easier.
  4. Using a tablespoon, scoop mixture into rounded balls and roll between palms to shape. You should get roughly 18-20 balls. Enjoy with your morning chai or coffee!

NOTES
Store balls in container in fridge for about 2-3 weeks. Balls also keep well in freezer in airtight container for about 3-4 months.

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