High-Protein Mint Chip Energy Balls

Prep: 10 minsTotal: 10 minutes
Fat 6 Carbs 9 Protein 4
Yield 25 1x



  • 1 cup cashews (or almonds)
  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 1/4 cup chocolate protein powder (I used plant based)
  • 2 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1/3 cup chocolate chips


  • 3/4 cup almond butter
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract
  • 1 teaspoon water


  1. Place cashews and rolled oats in a high-power food processor. Process on high for about a minute or until everything is finely ground. Next, add in protein powder and cocoa powder and mix for 20 seconds.
  2. Add wet ingredients and mix on high for about a minute or until dough is formed.
  3. Finally, add in mini chocolate chips and pulse to mix together.
  4. Scoop out a heaping tablespoon of dough into your palms and roll to create your balls. Repeat.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 ball Calories: 99 Sugar: 5 Fat: 6 Carbohydrates: 9 Fiber: 1 Protein: 4
Author: Lee Hersh
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