These Snickerdoodle Energy Balls are a wonderful option for an easy make-ahead snack. Sweet, like cinnamon, but full of nutritional wonders, this recipe is packed with the “good stuff.” So, next time you’re craving a snickerdoodle cookie, reach for one of these oaty wonders instead. Results: Sweet, lasting energy.
Servings: Makes 16 balls; 2 balls counts as 1 serving.
Calories per Serving: 163
On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 SmartCarb and 1 PowerFuel
- 1 cup rolled oats
- 1 cup cashews
- 10 dates, pitted
- ¼ cup + 2 Tbsp. water
- ¼ tsp. vanilla extract
- 1 tsp. cinnamon
- In a food processor, grind the cashews and oats until finely ground.
- Add the rest of the ingredients until a dough starts to form.
- Roll into 16 balls.
- Store in an air tight container. Keep energy balls in the refrigerator.