This recipe is a great nutrient dense snack that is perfect to eat on the go! They are vegan, gluten free, and best of all require no baking.
Hemp seed hearts are high in protein, include all the essential amino acids, and are a good source of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids.
These Hemp Bites contain 6g of protein per bite, are easy to digest, reduce inflammation, and can aid in muscle recovery.
Hemp Seed Bites
*Recipe makes 12 bites
1 1/4 cup Hulled Hemp Seeds
1/4 cup unsweetened shredded coconut
1/4 cup coconut oil, melted
3/4 tsp. vanilla
1/2 tsp. cinnamon
1/4 cup unsweetened dark chocolate chips
1/2 tsp. monk fruit sweetener (optional)
1) In a blender or food processor add the hemp seeds, shredded coconut, melted coconut oil, vanilla, cinnamon, and optional sweetener.
2) Pulse 10x.
3) Mix in the chocolate chips.
4) Using a small ice-cream scooper or large spoon, scoop out the mix and place onto a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
5) To set the bites, place the baking sheet in the fridge for 30mins.
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Nutrition Info (per bite):
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