chocolate, coconut, date energy bites

When I start to get that chocolate craving, cacao powder is my go-to! It’s absolutely delicious in energy bites and many other things. Stay tuned for my chocolate milk I’ll be making in the next few weeks for my chocolate-obsessed sister, Grace! Anyhow, these bites are a perfect thing to pop in before a yoga class or whenever you’re on the go. Chocolate isn’t your jam? Head here for more energy bite ideas.


Serves: 16 energy bites

Hands-on time: 15 minutes

Total Time: 15 minutes


Gluten free, vegan, vegetarian, dairy free



1 cup raw organic almonds

1 cup fresh dates (about 8 dates), pitted

2 tablespoons cacao (or unsweetened cocoa powder)

2 tablespoons unsweetened shredded coconut

1 tablespoon chia seeds

1 teaspoon water *optional*

½ tsp Moon Juice Adaptogens (What are adaptogens?) *optional*

dash of sea salt



  1. Place almonds, cacao, shredded coconut, and chia seeds in food processor until ingredients form a flour-like consistency.
  2. Add dates and water (if using) and blend until fully mixed.
  3. Create a tablespoon sized energy ball by rolling the mixture in your hands.
  4. Refrigerate in sealed container for up to 5 days.
  5. Enjoy!


Leave a Reply

Your message*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>