If you're craving something pumpkin when you're on the go but don't want to spend $6 on a sugary latte, this is the snack for you! These are perfect little treats to carry around with you whenever hunger strikes ... plus, they're full of super good-for-you ingredients!

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Perfect Pumpkin Energy Bites [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

Calories

110

Serves

20 bite size balls

Ingredients

  • 15 dates, pitted
  • 1/2 cup walnuts
  • 1/2 cup pecans
  • 1/2 cup pumpkin puree
  • 2 tablespoons chia seeds or hemp seeds
  • 1 tablespoon maple syrup
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup coconut, unsweetened**
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Preparation

  1. Mix all ingredients except for the coconut in your food processor. Refrigerate the mixture for 1-2 hours.
  2. Then, form them into 1-inch balls and roll them in coconut.
 

Notes

**If you're not a coconut fan, use a mixture of cinnamon and cocoa powder ... equally delicious!

Nutritional Information

Per One Bite: Calories: 110 | Carbs: 15 g | Fat: 5 g | Protein: 2 g | Sodium: 2 mg | Sugar: 12 g Note: The information shown is based on available ingredients and preparation. It should not be considered a substitute for a professional nutritionist’s advice.