Fresno and Tulare Counties
University of California
Fresno and Tulare Counties

Moringa Energy Bites

SERVES: 10 (2 bites each)

PREP TIME: 30 MINUTES

 

½ cup creamy peanut butter

1 Tbsp moringa powder

3 Tbsp cocoa powder

1 tsp vanilla

1/3 cup honey

1/3 cup agave nectar

½ cup ground flax seed (Golden Flax from Bob’s Red Mill if possible)

1 cup old-fashioned oats

1 ½ cups Rice Krispies

 

Instructions:

  1. In a mixing bowl, combine peanut butter, vanilla, cocoa powder, honey, agave nectar and moringa powder.
  2. Stir in ground flax seed, oats and Rice Crispies and mix until evenly coated.
  3. Shape dough into bitesized balls, approximately 1-inch in diameter.
  4. Refrigerate in an airtight container for 30 minutes before serving.

 

Recipe created by:

Gerardo Lozano

Fresno State Dietetics Intern with the UC CalFresh Nutrition Education Program

 

Webmaster Email: gtgonzalez@ucdavis.edu