Raw Chocolate, Banana, and Almond Butter Balls

Indigo Herbs

These nutty protein recovery balls are perfect post workout or run when your body will be wanting lots of nutrition and protein to replace all the energy it has burnt.

  1. 2 x Cups of Oats
  2. 1 x tbsp Raw Cacao Powder
  3. 1 x tbsp Cacao Nibs
  4. 2 x heaped tbsp Rice Protein Powder
  5. 2 x tbsp Maple Syrup
  6. 2 x heaped tbsp Almond Butter
  7. 1 x ripe Banana
  8. Almond Milk (be careful not to use too much)

Serves 6.

  • Blitz the oats in a food processor into a fine powder (leave some aside to add in later for texture)
  • Add the banana, almond butter and maple syrup and pulse
  • Add the rest of the ingredients (including rest of oats), and drizzle in almond milk while blending until the mixture comes together
  • Roll into balls (make sure the mixture is gooey and not too wet)


Thanks to Lauren of Powered By Peanut Butter for contributing this recipe!

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