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Sweet, crunchy and slightly tangy, these Dark Chocolate Cherry Energy Bites are the perfect afternoon pick-me-up with a balance of protein and vitamins to nourish your body. And since they’re chocolate, kids will love snacking on them too. You can also make these better-for-you treats together as a family since they are so easy to whip up. Then, once made, store them in the refrigerator for up to a week for the perfect make-ahead grab-and-go snack.
- In a small bowl, whisk together water, salt, cocoa powder, and maple syrup until smooth.
- In a food processor, pulse together almonds, pecans, and oats until finely chopped. Add cocoa mixture and almond butter. Process until mixture holds together when pressed. Transfer to a bowl and fold in chocolate chips and dried cherries.
- Roll into balls and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes.