Mint Chocolate Energy Bites.

Healthy, gluten free, naturally sweetened mint chocolate truffles made from good-for-you ingredients. Get your chocolate fix without the sugar crash!

6 ingredient Mint Chocolate Energy Bites - gluten free, super fudgy, naturally sweetened, and no sugar crash! Ready in 10 minutes.

How was your weekend?

Mine started off with a trip to New Haven, CT to visit Panera Bread’s test bakery. There I met Lindsay, Jennifer, Zoe, Bree, Nicole, and the head baker, Tom. It was my first time meeting fellow food bloggers. Finally, people who understand my bizarre life!! I’m pretty sure my friends are tired of me talking about pie crust, props, and light reflectors.

We spent the day with Tom Gumpel, head baker of Panera Bread. It’s a test bakery, inventing the idea of “small batch baking” for Panera locations. There we got to sample a ton of treats and even get our hands dirty making soft pretzels, bread pudding (made with brownies!), toaster tarts, strawberries ‘n cream scones, belgium waffles, sweet waffle fries, and so much more.

I came home on a sugar high and it was all totally worth it.

Panera Bakes

Easter was full of great food as well – key lime pie (recipe in my cookbook), green bean casserole, deviled eggs, ham, cinnamon rolls, and coconut cream pie. My future sis-in-law made the coconut cream pie and I told her to send me the recipe ASAP. I’ll have to share it on my blog sometime. Seriously, the best.

After all of this indulging over the weekend, I am desperately craving some vegetables with a little healthy chocolate energy bite on the side.

6 ingredient Mint Chocolate Energy Bites - gluten free, super fudgy, naturally sweetened, and no sugar crash! Ready in 10 minutes.

Last year, I made these chocolate truffle energy bites more than any other recipe on my blog. Truly amazing. So convenient to grab when you want something sweet and healthy. I eat a couple of them before heading out for a run or workout. Another before bed… when my sweet cravings are usually in overdrive!

Naturally gluten free, no refined sugars, and full of chocolate taste without a sugar crash. Last night, I made a batch again but added a little peppermint extract. I also switched up the nuts and added a bit of maple syrup. Oh my gosh, these are even better than the original! If you love mint chocolate, these little bites are right up your alley.

6 ingredient Mint Chocolate Energy Bites - gluten free, super fudgy, naturally sweetened, and no sugar crash! Ready in 10 minutes.

You’ll only need a few ingredients to whip up a batch: dates, walnuts, almonds, peppermint extract, a touch of maple syrup, and cocoa powder. That’s it! I find that soaking the dates in a little warm water for 10 minutes really helps move things along in the food processor. I highly recommend doing that.

You’ll start with the nuts first – pulse until they’re broken down into coarse crumbs. You don’t want to fully blend them or else you’ll end up with a nut butter. Then, add the remaining ingredients and blend until a sticky, thick dough is formed.

Here is a photo of the nuts pulsed into crumbs, then the entire mixture with all of the ingredients formed into a dough:

6 ingredient Mint Chocolate Energy Bites - healthy, gluten free, ultra fudgy, and naturally sweetened! Perfect grab & go snack.

By the way, this is the food processor I have. It doubles as my blender and is a very affordable option serving as both. I even use it to grate carrots for carrot cake and mash bananas for banana bread.

So once a dough is formed, scoop the dough and roll into a smooth ball with your hands. I rolled a few energy bites into cocoa powder and left a few others plain.

These simple mint chocolate energy bites are full of mint chocolate fudgy flavor! However, if you’re looking for an extreme chocolatey taste, then these aren’t for you. They taste like mint chocolate, but are made with dates. So don’t expect a super indulgent treat! I like to think of them as a healthier alternative to a box of chocolates.

If you’re looking for an intense mint chocolate dessert, try these Mint Oreo Truffles or Mint Chocolate Cheesecake Brownies instead.

6 ingredient Mint Chocolate Energy Bites - gluten free, super fudgy, naturally sweetened, and no sugar crash! Ready in 10 minutes.

I love how simple and rich-tasting these bites are! Bonus points that they are made with whole, natural ingredients, and do not contain a trace of refined sugar. These are a great substitution to store-bought granola bars. You have complete control over the ingredients!

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Mint Chocolate Energy Bites

Healthy, gluten free, naturally sweetened mint chocolate truffles made from good-for-you ingredients. Get your chocolate fix without the sugar crash!

Yield: 15 bites

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup walnuts (I used unsalted)
  • 2/3 cup almonds (I used unsalted)
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 2 Tablespoons pure maple syrup
  • 9 Medjool dates, soaked in warm water for 10 minutes
  • 1/4 teaspoon peppermint extract

Directions:

First, make sure your dates are soft by soaking in warm water for 10 minutes. Make sure you drain them and chop in half before using.

Pulse the walnuts and almonds in a food processor until they are coarsely chopped, as shown in the photo above. Then add 1/4 cup cocoa powder, maple syrup, dates, and 1/8 teaspoon peppermint extract - in that order. I usually start with 1/8 teaspoon peppermint extract and then add a little more (up to 1/4 teaspoon) if I feel they need it. Blend for 4-5 minutes or until a thick oily “dough” is formed, as pictured above. The dough will be oily from the nuts. You may have to scrape down the sides of the food processor a few times to get all of the dry ingredients to the bottom. If the dough is too dry, add more maple syrup and/or dates.

Once a dough is formed, scoop the dough (about 1 Tablespoon each) and roll into a smooth ball with your hands. If rolling into cocoa powder, spread the remaining 1 Tablespoon of cocoa powder onto a plate and roll the moist dough ball around to fully cover. Store bites in the refrigerator for up to 7 days.

*These truffles taste like dark chocolate and are not overly sweet. You may add more dates and/or maple syrup to the mixture to sweeten up, as well as a little more nuts to keep the same texture.

*Feel free to play around with the kinds of nuts used. I'm unsure of any nut substitutions.

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78 Responses to “Mint Chocolate Energy Bites.”

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    Taylor @ Food Faith Fitnessposted April 21, 2014 at 7:31 am

    Bread pudding with brownies?! that sounds AMAZING! So glad you got to have such a fun weekend at Panera – congrats girl! The pictures look like such a good time!
    And, I am adoring these energy bites. Chocolate Mint is my favorite..and I usually devour a box of ice cream to get my fix…but my skinny jeans don’t like that. They however, LOVE these. Pinned!

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 9:25 am

      Taylor, I have got to try that bread pudding recipe at home sometime. I’m thinking sooner rather than later. ;)

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    Lisa @ Simple Pairingsposted April 21, 2014 at 8:00 am

    How neat! I’ve seen a few versions of ‘energy bites’ around the web lately, but I’ve never tried them before. Such a portable and healthy snack. Love the mint take you chose, too!

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    Joy @ Baking-Joyposted April 21, 2014 at 8:30 am

    These look delicious Sally, I love the bars you can buy that are made with dates, but they always seem to be really expensive! Homemade is definitely the way to go :-)

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 9:25 am

      Tell me about it – I think those bars are almost $3 per bar! Crazy if you ask me.

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    Chelsea @ Gal on a Missionposted April 21, 2014 at 8:40 am

    It sounds like you had a fabulous time, Sally! We had a great relaxing weekend with the family – just what we needed!

    I agree with Joy, going homemade with these are the best! Plus, you can add whatever you like! Yum. :)

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 9:24 am

      You needed a relaxing weekend too, I’m sure Chelsea! Homemade is always better, you have complete control of the ingredients!

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    ashley - baker by natureposted April 21, 2014 at 8:58 am

    You look adorable stretching that pretzel!!! What a fun weekend :)

    And these bites! Well, just YES!!!

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 9:23 am

      Hahaha thanks Ashley – you can’t see but there were people outside the window in front of me watching me do that on the sidewalk. So embarrassing!

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    Baker Bettieposted April 21, 2014 at 9:13 am

    These are beautiful Sally! But can we just go back to that part about bread pudding made with brownies? Why don’t I think of these things?! That is pretty much the most genius thing I have ever heard!

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 9:22 am

      I know. The bread pudding was absolutely to die for. Unlike any bread pudding I’ve ever, ever had before!

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    Beth @ bethcakesposted April 21, 2014 at 9:51 am

    Your trip to Panera’s test bakery sounds so fun! I love that you posted these energy bites today because (literally!) yesterday my friend told me that she eats a couple energy bites immediately when she wakes up and before she runs every morning. I thought, “Wow, I should do that.” But couldn’t find any recipes that looked appetizing to me, haha. These, however, look awesome and I love mint chocolate, so I’ll have to try them! :)

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 10:26 am

      Hahaha! Beth, that is too funny. What perfect timing!! You have to give these a go. Let me know if you do! They’re great before a run.

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    Jennifer | Bake or Breakposted April 21, 2014 at 9:55 am

    These look great, Sally! I love how adaptable they are. It was so great to meet you! Talk soon! :-)

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 10:25 am

      Yes, definitely Jennifer!! Loved chatting with you about blogging. And dessert!

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    Jennie @themessybakerblogposted April 21, 2014 at 10:02 am

    I’ve been on an energy ball kick lately. They taste like dessert, but they’re good for you. It looks like you guys had a great time.

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    Crystal | Apples & Sparkleposted April 21, 2014 at 10:04 am

    These look really yummy, after all the sweets this weekend, something a little healthier sounds perfect! : )

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 10:24 am

      You’ve gotta try them Crystal!!

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    Ashley | Spoonful of Flavorposted April 21, 2014 at 10:07 am

    Your trip to Panera test bakery looked amazing! I was following along on Instagram and drooling over all the fluffy and delicious pastries. Love these little energy bites. Mint and Chocolate is the perfect combination!

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    Stephanie @ Girl Versus Doughposted April 21, 2014 at 10:10 am

    So fun to see the Panera event on IG! I may or may not have drooled over my phone screen looking at all the yums. :) And I love these little bites — perfect for my current “OMGgimmeallthechocolate” pregnancy cravings. ;)

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 10:22 am

      Even though I’m not expecting, I still have the same “OMGgimmeallthechocolate” cravings. At least you have an excuse Stephanie!! Hope you are feeling great these days!

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    eat good 4 lifeposted April 21, 2014 at 10:44 am

    Wow I am so jealous. This trip would have totally up my alley. I love bread, baking anything sweet. What a great experience. These energy balls are also great. I love anything healthy that I can pop up in my mouth and satisfy my sweet craving all at the same time. Energy balls are always a great snack to have around :-)

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    Kristinaposted April 21, 2014 at 10:45 am

    Hello from Australia! Does the recipe use Medjool or regular dates? I love these ball recipes, a healthy and delicious way to give my little one nuts without the choking hazard! Thank you :)

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 1:01 pm

      Medjool dates. Thanks Kristina!

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    Averie @ Averie Cooksposted April 21, 2014 at 10:46 am

    What a fun trip! Had no idea you went and how nice to meet some other bloggers and play with dough! Sounds perfect :)

    Love these bites! One of my very first blog recipes in 2009 was mint energy bites. I made them before Xmas as a minty/chocolate raw vegan alternative to traditional fudge. The pics. Well, yeah. They’re pretty 2009. LOL Love yours and I’d love a chocolate mint bite right now! pinned

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 1:01 pm

      I bet yours are so tasty. These bites were hard for me to shoot. So much brown! You know how shooting dark brown foods can be… chocolate cupcakes, brownies, etc.

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    Margaret Anne @ Natural Chowposted April 21, 2014 at 10:50 am

    Okay I am so making these today! These energy bites look absolutely delighful, Sally! What a great recipe.

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    Layla @ Brunch Time Bakerposted April 21, 2014 at 10:58 am

    These energy bites looks amazing! never tried them in mint so this will be a first time for me. YUM! :)

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    Julie @ This Gal Cooksposted April 21, 2014 at 11:11 am

    Your trip to Panera looked like so much fun! It was fun to see all of those tasty photos on IG. What a fun trip!

    LOVE these little healthy energy bites. These are perfect for snacking on. Pinned!

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    Erin | The Law Student's Wifeposted April 21, 2014 at 11:31 am

    SUCH a fun trip! I have a total weakness for panera cobblestones. They steal my heart every time!
    After an entire night spent eating Easter tiramisu right out of the pan (gotta love being related to Italians) these healthy bites are exactly what I need!

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 12:57 pm

      YES the cobblestones are a favorite of mine too. That tiramisu sounds incredible. I haven’t had tiramisu in a long, long time!

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    Anna @ Crunchy Creamy Sweetposted April 21, 2014 at 11:36 am

    I love the sound of these bites! Making them for sure!
    I followed your trip on Instagram! Looks like so much fun! Love Panera!

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    Mary Frances @ The Sweet {Tooth} Lifeposted April 21, 2014 at 11:50 am

    Panera looks like it was so much fun! That would be my dream trip … carbs, mmm :) These energy bites look delicious! I don’t think I’ve ever seen a mint version before. Boy does it look good!

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 12:55 pm

      You would’ve been in HEAVEN. So many carbs. It was incredible Mary Frances. I hope to recreate some of the recipes at home soon!

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    My Linhposted April 21, 2014 at 11:59 am

    Your trip to Panera Bread’s test bakery sounds like a lot of fun (and a whole lot of deliciousness) ^^ Would totally go sugar high for those treats too <3 That being said, these energy bites look great. I love mint and chocolate-treats! I HAVE to try these and I bet my boyfriend will love these too ^^Going to get these ingredients during this weekend's grocery shopping.

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 12:53 pm

      Let me know how you both like them!

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    Alyssaposted April 21, 2014 at 12:01 pm

    Mint + chocolate is one of my favorite flavor combos. Love the simple ingredient list. I’ll be trying these for sure! (And I’m sure my body will appreciate some real food after weekend-long binge on Easter candy :) )

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 12:52 pm

      Oh Alyssa, I know what you mean. I was around Easter candy for 48 hours this weekend. One too many Cadbury cream eggs! Oh well. So worth it.

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    Rachel @ Baked by Rachelposted April 21, 2014 at 12:17 pm

    So jealous of your trip to Panera! Really wish I could have made it! Next time :) And these energy bites… LOVE chocolate and mint. So good!

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 12:51 pm

      I was sad you weren’t there Rachel! Would love to meet you someday – someday soon!

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    Sam @ Sugar Spun Runposted April 21, 2014 at 1:14 pm

    That’s so cool that you went to a Panera test kitchen! Sounds like a great time!
    The energy bites look great, too! I love that they are healthy :)

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    Emilyposted April 21, 2014 at 2:05 pm

    You just made my day with this!! Making these this week for sure!

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    Linda @ Veganosityposted April 21, 2014 at 3:46 pm

    Sally, these look amazing! And, they’re vegan-bonus points to you!!!!!

    I totally hear you about getting back on track after a not so healthy weekend. Although your weekend trip to the Panera test kitchen sounded like a great experience.

    If you’re looking for a yummy salad that’s packed with protein, antioxidants, vitamins and flavor please try this one. I had to come up with something to combat my weekend culinary sins and this is a winner. http://www.veganosity.com/food/rustic-barley-vegetable-and-citrus-salad/

    I’m going to try your recipe for our dessert. :)

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    Nicole ~ Cooking for Keepsposted April 21, 2014 at 4:06 pm

    Looks like you had a blast!! I could seriously use some of these babies right about now, the weekend has left me full, feeling fat and just generally exhausted!!

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    Caleyposted April 21, 2014 at 5:10 pm

    Wow, what a fun trip for you! I totally understand how great it is to find people who share your interest…I am so jazzed whenever I meet another quantum physics or astronomy person, haha ;) This recipe is like your own version of Larabars, but cute and bite-sized :D I bet there are so many great flavors to try!

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    • Sallyreplied on April 21st, 2014 at 5:20 pm

      I have a chocolate cherry version in my cookbook Caley! Sounds right up your alley. Sorry I don’t have much to say when it comes to quantum physics. ;)

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    Laura (Tutti Dolci)posted April 21, 2014 at 6:30 pm

    I love anything mint chocolate, what a perfect afternoon pick-me-up!

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    Amyposted April 21, 2014 at 8:11 pm

    That sounds like a wonderful trip! And spending time with family while feasting is always lovely. Can’t wait to see that coconut cream pie recipe :)
    These mint chocolate energy bites will certainly help my post-Easter reboot right along!

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    • Sallyreplied on April 22nd, 2014 at 7:47 am

      I’m definitely going to have to grab that coconut cream pie recipe from her, Amy!

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    Amy @ Amy's Healthy Bakingposted April 21, 2014 at 9:04 pm

    Oh my goodness, you are one lucky lady to have that much fun in a single weekend! Meeting other food bloggers, regardless of who they are or what they bake/cook, is like coming home and finding family. We live these slightly isolated lives, and it’s so refreshing to finally find people that relate and understand our recipe testing/photography/post writing set-backs and successes. SO happy for you that you were able to meet such lovely ladies AND have fun baking at Panera while doing it! :)

    With how much I love chocolate, heavens knows I need a healthier alternative to an entire decadent box! And yes, besides PB, mint and chocolate are a perfect combination. ;) Gorgeous photos as always Sally — I especially love the little sprigs of mint!! Super cute.

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    • Sallyreplied on April 22nd, 2014 at 7:46 am

      Thanks Amy! I had no idea how to make these photos interesting. It’s really hard to shoot dark brown bites/balls without it being boring! The ming gave it some color. And meeting a few food bloggers was great. I love how you compared it to family. Yes, exactly. When we can we meet? I have to make a trip to Cali sometime!!

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      • Amy @ Amy's Healthy Bakingreplied on April 22nd, 2014 at 1:08 pm

        The photos look gorgeous Sally — completely effortless! :) And you can come to CA whenever you want!! We can go to SF and Berkeley, or take a road trip to SoCal to go to Disneyland and SD (and maybe meet Averie too!), or head up to the Sierras for some fun hiking… The possibilities are endless! If only I could come up with another excuse to go back to Baltimore… Our trip there last summer was much too short!

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    Kayle (The Cooking Actress)posted April 21, 2014 at 9:27 pm

    Yay! You got to hang out with some of my other fave bloggers (and I’ve actually met Jennifer before and am having dinner with her tomorrow!)

    LOVE this version of these chocolate energy bites-mint is always such a tasty addition to chocolate! and I love the “healthy” factor!

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    • Sallyreplied on April 22nd, 2014 at 7:45 am

      Thanks Kayle! And tell Jennifer I say hi. Love her, she was great! I’ll be in NY this summer for a book signing, so maybe we can all meet up!

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    Dorothy @ Crazy for Crustposted April 21, 2014 at 9:47 pm

    I need to get on the date train. This would be a perfect snack for my daughter – she loooooves mint chocolate.

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    Kathyposted April 21, 2014 at 9:57 pm

    These sound delicious! I love making desserts and goodies from dates!

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    Deniseposted April 21, 2014 at 11:31 pm

    Yum, Sally, love chocolate & mint!! Beautiful photos, as usual :)

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    Kathryn Cothernposted April 21, 2014 at 11:41 pm

    Hi Sally,

    Even though I enjoy my store bought bars (all simple, understandable ingredients such as dates and nuts – about $1 – $1.50 a bar – no added refined sugars) for convenience before a run or a bike workout, I have been meaning to try to make my own energy bites but haven’t gotten around to it just yet. I am going to try your chocolate energy bites recipe but without the pure maple syrup (since I watch my sugar intake pretty closely). I’ll try some other binding ingredient (to be determined). I will also play with the flavors as well just to see how it goes.

    Your Panera Bread trip sounded like so much fun!! I am sure you learned a whole lot. I have yet to visit a Panera Bread store…not that I wouldn’t enjoy their items…I am sure I would but my body parts tell me something different. LOL!

    Thank you for sharing your adventures with us. They are so much fun to read!! :)

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    • Sallyreplied on April 22nd, 2014 at 7:43 am

      It was a great trip, thanks Kathryn! And let me know how your energy bites turn out with any changes you make. Enjoy!

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    Joyposted April 22, 2014 at 6:53 am

    Do you think I could use sunflower seeds instead of the nuts?

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    • Sallyreplied on April 22nd, 2014 at 7:40 am

      I’ve never tried it before, so I can’t be 100% sure. I use sunflower seeds in the original version paired with nuts, but let me know if you try only using the seeds. Enjoy!

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    JCposted April 22, 2014 at 9:13 am

    Any idea if un-soaked Prunes would be a fair substitution for the Medjool Dates? I figure they’re already more pliable and add the same stickiness to the batter?

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    • Sallyreplied on April 22nd, 2014 at 12:01 pm

      Yep, that should work just fine. I make my other version (the chocolate version, no mint) with prunes and it works wonderfully. I’d use about 10 prunes.

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    Trish - Mom On Timeoutposted April 22, 2014 at 6:52 pm

    It looks like you guys had so much fun! My sister is a HUGE date fan so I can’t wait to make these for her!

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    Luv What You Doposted April 22, 2014 at 10:15 pm

    I love a good energy bite!
    These look fantastic!

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    Karen | 2teaspoons.composted April 23, 2014 at 3:54 pm

    It’s super exciting you were in New Haven! If you come back let me know if you’d like some restaurant recommendations. I’ve lived here for 8 years and absolutely love the restaurant scene. One of my favorites is Zinc (and their pizza place Kitchen Zinc) which does a different “Market Menu” every week from late spring to early fall. The Market Menu a fixed price menu they design around the local farmers market produce that week. It’s fantastic and as an added bonus you can add the Market Cocktail and the Cheese Plate! Yummy :-)

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    • Sallyreplied on April 23rd, 2014 at 6:19 pm

      Thanks for the recommendations, Karen!! I will most likely be back to New Haven at some point!

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    Rachel @the dessert chroniclesposted April 23, 2014 at 8:11 pm

    That sounds like so much fun!! I’m glad you had a good trip. These look awesome and so simple to make. Can’t wait to give them a try!

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    Carol Czerwinskiposted May 21, 2014 at 2:06 pm

    Another rock star recipe! Turned out perfect and are yummy!

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    Biancaposted May 22, 2014 at 5:40 am

    I just made these as a sort of encouragement for getting through my exams, and I’m so pleased with the results! The bites were super fudgy, and I loved that they’re not ultra sweet. I’m thinking of doubling the recipe next time so I could put the dough in a 8 x8 pan and just cut that into squares instead of rolling out each ball. And on a side note, I’ve never had those raw brownies made with nuts, but I bet this tastes exactly like them! Thanks!

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    • Sallyreplied on May 22nd, 2014 at 6:33 am

      Bianca, I’ve done that with these before. Double the recipe for a 8-inch pan. Chill for about 2 hours and then cut.

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    Valerieposted May 23, 2014 at 9:44 am

    Do the Chocolate Mint Energy Bites (or the Chocolate Truffle Energy Bites) require refrigeration? I would like to make them for my dad who lives out of state. Would you recommend mailing them?

    Thanks!

    Valerie

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    • Sallyreplied on May 23rd, 2014 at 2:46 pm

      Yes they do – they are not a good recipe to ship.

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    Valerieposted May 23, 2014 at 3:35 pm

    Thank you for your quick reply! My dad has a sweet tooth and I am looking for something sweet that also is nutrient dense (as much as a cookie can be!). Any suggestions that do not require refrigeration?

    Thanks!

    Valerie

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    Aliciaposted July 14, 2014 at 1:54 pm

    These are AMAZING! I used honey instead of maple syrup, simply because we always have honey in our pantry. I could not believe how good these were. Now I always grab a few before I work out. One batch lasts me the entire week. Thank you so much for this recipe!

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    Laurenposted July 16, 2014 at 5:39 pm

    Hi Sally,
    I’ve been looking around and trying to find a good blender, and I’m really not sure what the best choice would be… I’m looking for a high quality blender that I would be able to make all sorts of smoothies with, as well as using it in baking and pureeing. And one that won’t break down in a year! I *would* be willing to splurge if it’s a durable blender. What would you recommend?
    Thank you so much! Sorry to bother you!

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    • Sallyreplied on July 17th, 2014 at 9:45 am

      Hey Lauren! I own a Vitamix and a Ninja Master Prep. Either are great options.

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