When you need a quick pick-me-up, try a few of these goji energy bites. Goji berries are a superfood, packed with antioxidants and phytochemicals to give you radiant, glowing skin and a brain power boost. These anti-aging wonders will give you a boost in energy when you need it most.

Goji Energy Bites [Vegan]

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Calories

210

Serves

12

Ingredients

Goji Energy Bites
  • 1 cup raw organic almonds
  • 1 1/2 cups pitted dates
  • 1 tsp vanilla powder
  • 1 tsp sea salt
  • zest of 1 lemon
  • juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 cup dried shredded coconut (reserve some for garnish)
  • 1/4 cup goji berries (reserve some for garnish)
Chocolate Sauce
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil, liquid state
  • 3/4 cup cacao paste (*Cacao paste is a mixture of cacao powder and cacao butter- you can make it yourself or buy it pre-made)
  • 1 tbsp agave
  • sprinkle of vanilla powder
  • pinch of salt
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Preparation

  1. Using a food processor, break up almonds.
  2. Add in the rest of the ingredients, except goji berries.
  3. Blend well. Fold in goji berries.
  4. Form into a rectangle.
  5. Refrigerate while making chocolate sauce.
  6. Pour chocolate sauce over bars and garnish with coconut and goji berries.
  7. Let set in refrigerator and then slice into bite sized squares.
  8. Keep chilled or frozen.
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Nutritional Information

Per Serving: Calories: 210 | Carbs: 15 g | Fat: 15 g | Protein: 5 g | Sodium: 16 mg | Sugar: 7 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.


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