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Espresso Chocolate Hazelnut Energy Bites.

Are you looking for an afternoon snack or after workout treat that is healthy and super delicious? Try one of the espresso chocolate hazelnut energy bites.

They are loaded with goodness, and so, so tasty.

I’m fond of any sweet treat that is no bake.  I love how quickly they come together and how well they store in the fridge just waiting for that moment when you need a sweet little pick me up treat.Bowl of energy bites with text reading Paleo chocolate hazelnut energy bites.

These espresso chocolate hazelnut energy bites pack a nutritious punch

These delicious espresso chocolate hazelnut energy bites are not only easy to make, they have a wonderful flavor that will make it hard to just eat one!  But even if you have an extra one (or two), you won’t need to worry.

They are full of healthy goodness.

Note: I received both the chocolate hazelnut butter and grainless granola bars in exchange for using them in this recipe. All opinions are mine.

Just check out these ingredients!  I used pure maple syrup, organic honey, unsweetened coconut flakes, dairy free mini chocolate chips and  chocolate hazelnut butter.

And Espresso?  Why that comes some energy granola bars with a shot of granola.   Combine everything together, and you have a bite made in heaven.Ingredients for Paleo energy bites

My husband tasted the granola bars first since he is the coffee drinker in our house.  He adores them.

Me…not so much of a coffee drinker (as in I don’t even like the smell of it) and I LOVED the taste of these bites.  Just a tiny hint of espresso and so much deliciousness in one tiny bite!

I could not believe how quick and easy these were to make.  Everything goes into one bowl and the ingredients get mixed with your hands.Paleo energy bite mixture

Take out tablespoons of the mixture and roll it into balls and place on a silicone mat that is place on a baking sheet. Pop them into the fridge for about 1 hour to set.Paleo energy bites formed into balls

Voila!  These espresso chocolate hazelnut biters are perfect little balls of healthy goodness that will satisfy your sweet tooth, your hunger and your eyes too! They have the best of all things energy.

Protein, sweetness, crunch and such a delicious taste.Paleo espresso Chocolate hazelnut energy bites

This one is a keeper, folks.  You will make them again and again, which is great, seeing as how easy they are to make!

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Yield: 16 bites

Espresso Chocolate Nut Energy Bites.

Espresso Paleo Chocolate hazelnut energy bites

Are you looking for an afternoon snack or after workout treat that is healthy and super delicious? Try one of the espresso chocolate hazelnut energy bites. They are loaded with goodness, and so, so tasty.

Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes


  • 1 Clif bars with a shot of espresso
  • 1 1/2 tbsp pure maple syrup
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened organic coconut flakes
  • 1/3 cup of Chocolate Hazelnut Butter
  • 1 tbsp of pure organic honey
  • Pinch of Kosher Salt
  • 1 tbsp of chopped almonds
  • 1/2 tsp of pure vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoon of Enjoy Life semi sweet mini chocolate chips


  1. Combine everything in a large bowl. Using your hands combine the ingredients well.
  2. Take tablespoons of the mixture and shape into small balls. Place on a silicone baking mat on a cookie sheet in the fridge for 30 minutes until set.
  3. Store in an airtight container in the fridge. Enjoy.

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:

1 ball

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 116Total Fat: 6gSaturated Fat: 3gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 3mgSodium: 32mgCarbohydrates: 14gFiber: 1gSugar: 11gProtein: 2g

Nutritional information is approximate due to natural variation in ingredients and the cook-at-home nature of our meals.

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Friday 15th of January 2016

The only problem I see with making these, is not being able to stop eating them! they sound wonderful!


Sunday 17th of January 2016

LOL. That was my problem too!

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