Mint Chocolate Protein Balls

Move over, Thin Mints! There’s a new mint chocolate treat in town, and (gasp!) it’s healthier! It also requires no baking and the dough gets rolled into bite-sized balls, so you can eat…your…heart out.

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Mint Chocolate Protein Balls

Makes: 12 or more
Nutritional profile:
168 calories
19 g carbs
8 g protein

Ingredients

4 scoops chocolate protein powder
1/4 cup honey
1/2 tsp. peppermint flavor
1/3 cup almond butter
1 Tbsp. almond milk
1/2 cup dark chocolate chips

Directions

1. In a large bowl, mix all ingredients together, except chocolate chips.

2. If the mixture won’t hold its form, add a little more almond milk. Then, fold in chocolate chips.

3. Roll into balls and place on a lined cookie sheet.

4. Freeze for at least an hour (or eat right away!).

Jasmine Schmalhaus, “JazzyThings,” has a passion for cooking and baking. She loves experimenting in the kitchen and then sharing her “jazzy creations” with others. JazzyThings emphasizes you do not have to sacrifice flavor or efficiency when eating healthy    and strives to create recipes that inspire creativity for others in the kitchen. Visit her website at  www.thejazzythings.com  and follow her on Instagram  @jazzythings  for fun food ideas and get-fit inspiration.

About jazzythings

Jasmine Schmalhaus, “JazzyThings,” has a passion for cooking and baking. She loves experimenting in the kitchen and then sharing her “jazzy creations” with others. JazzyThings emphasizes you do not have to sacrifice flavor or efficiency when eating healthy and strives to create recipes that inspire creativity for others in the kitchen.

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One comment on “Mint Chocolate Protein Balls

  1. Amber Gordon says:

    Is there a dairy free choc protein powder u recommend? I have hemp protein powder… Could I melt a cocoa baking square and use that? Thx:)

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