Craving cookies? These protein-packed, guilt-free alternatives will take care of it.
Nutrition (per 3 cookie balls)
Protein: 22g; fat: 20g; carbs: 35g
Recipe and photo courtesy of Lori Shaw, author of the Something Sweet e-cookbook.
Makes 3 servings
- ½ cup nut butter
- 3 scoops chocolate protein powder
- 1½ cups spelt flakes cereal
- ½ cup drained tart cherries from a jar
- Pinch of fine sea salt
- ½ cup raisins
- 2 Tbsp dried apricots
- 2 Tbsp flaxseed meal
- ¼ tsp cinnamon
- Coarse salt
- 1½ Tbsp powdered peanuts
How to make it
Process all ingredients (except powdered peanuts) together in your food processor.
Form into balls, then roll in powdered peanuts.