Yield: 10 bites
Total Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Cook Time: 30 minutes (for freezing)
Relieve your sweet tooth with this high protein easy to make treat! With only 3 net carbs per serving and a whopping 12 grams of protein this is an amazingly healthy dessert or snack that can be enjoyed on the go for a satisfying treat.
120g (4 scoops) Gauge Life ® Prime All Natural Whey Protein Isolate, Vanilla
10 TBSP Water
5 TBSP Almond Butter
2 TBSP Unsweetened Cocoa Powder
4 TBSP Sliced Almonds, chopped
3-4 Packets of the sweetener of your choice
Combine protein powder, almond butter, and cocoa in a large mixing bowl. Mix ingredients together using a spoon and add 1 tbsp of water at a time to help combine dry powder into the nut butter. This will form a thick firm batter.
Scoop into 12, 1 TBSP sized balls. Roll each ball onto chopped almond pieces on a flat surface to press almonds onto the surface.
Place on wax or parchment paper and set in freezer for a minimum of 30 minutes. Store in the freezer in a plastic baggie until ready to eat.
Meal Prep Tips:
- Store in the freezer until ready to eat, best if consumed within 2 months. Can be refrigerated for 3-4 days.
- Great for a convenient, high protein, travel friendly snack that fits inside your purse or carry on for road trips and air travel.
- Works well with a variety of protein powders.
Macros: (per bite/ball)
Calories (kCal) – 118
Total Fat- 6g
Saturated Fat- 2g
Trans Fat- 0g
Total Carbohydrate- 4g
Dietary Fiber- 1g