Orange, Chocolate, Date Power Bars


orange chocolate date power barsIn an effort to consume less processed sugar, I wanted to share with you all a no sugar added power bar. They are made with orange essential oil and some other groovy ingredients. Cacao powder gives you an energy boost and it’s packed with a chocolatey flavor. Add in this banging oil and you’re in for a sweet treat.


Hands-on time: 5 minutes

Total Time:

Gluten free, vegan, vegetarian, dairy free


10 Medjool dates (pits removed)

¼ cup cacao powder

¼ cup coconut oil

¼ cup almonds

¼ cup cashews

2 tsp Chia seeds

1-2 drops orange essential oil


  1. Add all ingredients to a food processor and blend until well mixed.
  2. If it is too thick, you can add a little water.
  3. Use a spatula to spread the mixture onto parchment paper
  4. Refrigerate for 30 minutes.
  5. Cut into squares and store in a glass container in the fridge. They will melt, so keep them in the refrigerator.
  6. Enjoy!

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