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Easy 10-Minute Chocolate Energy Bars

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FitMenCook

My name is Kevin. My life changed when I realized that healthy living is truly a lifelong journey, mainly won by having a well-balanced diet and enjoying adequate exercise. By experimenting in the kitchen and openly sharing my meals, I learned that healthy eating is hardly boring and that by making a few adjustments, I could design a diet that could help me achieve my personal fitness goals. Our bodies are built in the kitchen and sculpted in the gym.

Calories 154
Protein 7g
Fat 7g
Carbs 18g
Total Time -

Experimenting in the kitchen is often times rewarded – this recipe is one of those times. Whether you need some quick fuel before a workout, or just need a quick snack to curb sweet cravings, these foolproof chocolate energy bars are just what you need!

And, made with BBQ Honey STRONG & KIND bars instead of dry nuts so there’s a flavor overload!

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Easy 10-Minute Chocolate Energy Bars

Ingredients

Ingredients for 6-10 bars:

  • 3 STRONG & KIND bars (your choice of flavor, but I used Honey Smoked BBQ)
  • 1.5 scoop quality protein powder (I used Labrada ISO Lean Pro vanilla). You can use 2 scoops if you would like to increase protein content, but you may need to add 1-3 tbsp almond milk as well)
  • 1/3 cup cocoa powder
  • 1/3 cup cacao nibs (optional)
  • 1.25 cup dates
  • 1 tbsp coconut oil
Steps

Approximate macros for 1 of 10 bars (without cacao nibs)

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Calories
154
Protein
7g
Fat
7g
Carbs
18g
Sodium
-
Fiber
-
Sugar
-
About the author

FitMenCook

My name is Kevin. My life changed when I realized that healthy living is truly a lifelong journey, mainly won by having a well-balanced diet and enjoying adequate exercise. By experimenting in the kitchen and openly sharing my meals, I learned that healthy eating is hardly boring and that by making a few adjustments, I could design a diet that could help me achieve my personal fitness goals. Our bodies are built in the kitchen and sculpted in the gym.