Protein Packed Cookie Dough Bites

This recipe is great for when your sweet tooth strikes and you want a guilt-free treat full of protein. Stick to just 1 or 2 of these bite sized treats… enjoy in moderation!


  • 1 can chickpeas, drained and rinsed
  • 1/8 cup rolled oats
  • 3 TBSP smooth peanut butter/almond butter
  • dash of cinnamon
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 scoops vanilla protein powder
  • 1⁄4 cup pure maple syrup
  • dash of sea salt
  • 1 TBSP chia seeds
  • a few drops of liquid stevia
  • dash of almond milk, as needed for texture/blending
  • 3-4 TBSP raw cacao nibs

cookie dough bites


  1. Blend all ingredients, except cacao nibs, in a food processor untilsmooth.
  2. Once batter is smooth, mix in cacao nibs.
  3. Roll batter into small, bite-sized balls and place in Tupperware.
  4. Repeat with all balls (make about 18) and refrigerate or freeze untilused.
  5. Enjoy!