Chocolate Chia Energy Bars

Recipe by enigma256
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READY IN: 12hrs
SERVES: 8
YIELD: 8 bars
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 1 12
  • 14
    cup unsweetened cocoa powder (I didn't have cocoa powder so I actually chopped up 1/4 cup of a dark chocolate bar, came out great)
  • 14
    cup chia seeds
  • 12
    teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1
    cup slivered almonds, raw
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DIRECTIONS

  • Place dates in a food processor; puree until it forms a thick paste.
  • Add cocoa powder, chia seeds, and vanilla extract. Pulse until all ingredients are combined.
  • Add almonds; pulse until nuts are finely chopped and well distributed throughout.
  • Spread large sheet of wax paper on work surface. Transfer date mixture to wax paper and use paper to press mixture into a 1/2" thick rectangle.
  • Wrap tightly and chill overnight.
  • Unwrap block and cut into 8 bars.
  • Re-wrap each bar in wax paper.
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