Energy bites are the perfect snack/dessert. This one is loaded with whole ingredients, has a little chocolate element with the chocolate-hazelnut spread, and is rolled in salted sunflower seeds. It's a great sweet/salty combination. Two for dessert is the best!
Seeded Energy Bites
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1-1/2 cups old fashioned oats
1/3 Cup shredded coconut
1/3 Cup chocolate-hazelnut spread
1/3 Cup crunchy peanut butter
1/4 Cup honey
1/4 Tsp kosher salt
1/3 Cup salted sunflower seeds
2 Tbsp sesame seeds
Heat oven to 350 degrees. Spread 1-1/2 cups oats on a baking sheet. Toast in oven for 10 minutes, cool completely.
Transfer oats to a bowl and add coconut, chocolate-hazelnut spread, peanut butter, honey, and salt. Mix well.
Form into balls, about 1 Tbsp each. Roll in mixture of sunflower seeds and sesame seeds; pressing to adhere the seeds to the balls.
Store in an airtight container. Enjoy!