Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Protein Balls

Pop a few of these sweet dessert bites to get your protein fix.

Cookie dough protein balls
 Bayla Bryski R.D.N.

If you’re going to partake in the occasional sweet every now and then, these peanut butter cookie dough protein balls are the way to go. Just be forewarned: These tasty little treats are very addictive.

  • 1/4 cup vanilla whey protein powder
  • 2 tablespoons coconut flour
  • 1 tablespoon coconut sugar
  • 1/4 cup almond butter (or any nut butter)
  • 2 tablespoons almond milk
  • 1/4 cup coconut aminos
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 tablespoons mini dark chocolate chips

In a medium-size bowl, mix together all ingredients until well-combined. If cookie dough seems too wet, add more coconut flour.

Fold in chocolate chips.

Using your hands, firmly roll cookie dough into 15 small balls. Store in fridge.