Peanut butter is a favourite in our house.

Blitz it up with a handful of healthy ingredients and you have a snack perfect for those fridge pickers who want to wear smaller knickers.

Peanut Butter Power Balls

Hands up all those who have a sweet tooth?

Well these sweet treats give you that kick of energy alongside a good dose of protein.

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Result!

Perfect post workout or as an occasional snack.

Who needs the empty calories and sugar spikes from chocolate and sweets?

Peanut Butter Power Balls

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Ingredients

125g pitted dates

40g cocoa powder / raw cacao powder

60g crunchy peanut butter

2tsp runny honey

Method

1.Put the dates and cocoa powder into a food processor and pulse for a few seconds until the dates have started to break down.

2.Add in the peanut butter and pulse again.

3.Drissle in the honey & blitz away until all combined and the nuts & dates are broken up into small pieces but not completely obliterated!

4.Take appoximately a tablespoon of the mixture and roll into a ball. Make about 10 balls.

5.Leave them to firm up in the fridge or enjoy straight away the choice is yours!

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Get stuck in and enjoy your nutty balls!

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