Chocolate Chip Dessert Balls

Pictured left to right are chocolate coconut dessert balls, chocolate chip dessert balls and cranberry pistachio dessert balls.

Want a healthy snack that doubles as breakfast or dessert?  Try one of these dessert balls. Kids love them and they are so easy even young children can help make them.  5 ingredients. No bake.

Ingredients

1 cup peanut butter
½ + cup chocolate chips
1 ¼ cup rolled oats
¼ cup flax meal
2 tablespoons agave
1 teaspoon vanilla (optional)

Combine all ingredients. Wet hands (to alleviate sticking) and roll into small balls. Refrigerate for at least 30 minutes before serving.

Creative Options

Substitute chia seeds or hemp seeds for flax meal
Try other types of nut butters
Melt chocolate and dip rolled balls into chocolate. Freeze until hardened.

Nutritional Analysis