These Blueberry Almond Protein Bites are incredibly tasty and the most perfect healthier sweet treat, thanks to the fun blueberry flavored blueberry almonds. My kiddos loved them, my husband devoured them and I couldn’t keep my fingers out of the batter!

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As the dreaded back-to-school time nears closer, I’m focused on coming up with easy, portable, nutritious snacks that are kid-friendly. Only four ingredients of no baked goodness, these Blueberry Almond Protein Bites will be a snack that I will make again and again.

Blueberry Almond Protein Bites are incredibly tasty and the most perfect healthier sweet treat, thanks to the fun blueberry flavored blueberry almonds.

With plenty of protein, healthy fats and natural sugars the kiddos can keep their thinking caps on and plugging away and we can fuel up pre or post-workout. The nuts and dates will give you plenty of energy and the protein powder gives these babies same major staying power!

Blueberry Almond Protein Bites are incredibly tasty and the most perfect healthier sweet treat, thanks to the fun blueberry flavored blueberry almonds.

These Blueberry Almond Protein Bites are:

naturally sweetened
super satisfying
gluten-free and vegan
easy as can be
and really yummy!

Blueberry Almond Protein Bites are incredibly tasty and the most perfect healthier sweet treat, thanks to the fun blueberry flavored blueberry almonds.

Blue Diamond Almonds are perfect for creating a myriad of different flavored protein bites. The oven roasted blueberry almonds are one of my favorite varieties, but I can’t wait to try different flavors. Next up, the toasted coconut or can you even imagine the deliciousness of Sea Salted Caramel?!?!

Blueberry Almond Protein Bites are incredibly tasty and the most perfect healthier sweet treat, thanks to the fun blueberry flavored blueberry almonds.
Blueberry Almond Protein Bites are incredibly tasty and the most perfect healthier sweet treat, thanks to the fun blueberry flavored blueberry almonds.
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Nutrition Facts
Blueberry Almond Protein Bites
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 111 Calories from Fat 41
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 4.5g 7%
Saturated Fat 0.3g 2%
Sodium 26mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 15.6g 5%
Dietary Fiber 2.3g 9%
Sugars 12.3g
Protein 4.5g 9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Servings:27 balls
Blueberry Almond Protein Bites
Prep Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
10 mins
 
These Blueberry Almond Protein Bites are incredibly tasty and the most perfect healthier sweet treat, thanks to the fun blueberry flavored blueberry almonds.
Ingredients
  • 2 cups Medjool dates pitted*
  • 1 cup raw almonds
  • 1 cup Blue Diamond Blueberry Almonds or other fun flavor
  • 1/2 cup vanilla protein powder
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened almond milk
Instructions
  1. Place dates in the food processor and process until they have broken up and come together into a ball.
  2. Break up date ball with hands and add in almonds and protein powder.
  3. Process for about a minute, scrapping down the sides as needed.
  4. Add almond milk.
  5. Process until mixture becomes packed together. If it doesn't do this, add in 1 more tablespoon of almond milk.
  6. Roll mixture into about 27 balls, by pressing it together with your fingers and shaping into a sphere shape.
  7. Store in an airtight container in the fridge for several weeks.
Recipe Notes

My dates were very sticky and soft, but if your dates are older and dried out, soak them in hot water for about 20 minutes and then drain before using.

Author: Kim Lee
Course: Snack

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Blueberry Almond Protein Bites are incredibly tasty and the most perfect healthier sweet treat, thanks to the fun blueberry flavored blueberry almonds.

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Blueberry Almond Protein Bites are incredibly tasty and the most perfect healthier sweet treat, thanks to the fun blueberry flavored blueberry almonds.

P.S. My Cuisinart Food Processor makes whipping these up a cinch and it’s on sale now!

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