No Bake Bites – Better Than a Candy Bar

It’s that time of month and all you want to reach for is a candy bar. Alright, I know many of you can relate and I’m excited to share a no bake recipe that is going to leave you wanting to lick the bowl! My sweet girl and I whipped up these no bake bites. The ingredients are simple, but healthy! Yes, the recipe consists of ingredients you can recognize compared to the long list mentioned on a candy bar wrapper.

no bake recipe, chocolate chips, peanut butter, unrefined coconut oil, vanilla extract, walnuts, rolled oats

INGREDIENTS YOU WILL NEED

  • 1 cup of Peanut Butter
  • 1/2 cup Honey (*I prefer to use honey made local.)
  • 1/2 cup Unrefined Coconut Oil
  • 2 cups Rolled Oats (*do not use instant oats)
  • 1/2 cup Walnuts or Pecans, chopped
  • 1 1/4 cup Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips
  • 1 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • Optional: Top with toasted coconut or coconut crunch

WHAT TO DO

  1. In a medium bowl, combine peanut butter, honey, and coconut oil. Melt ingredients in the microwave for 5-10 seconds and then stir the mixture until it melts. If necessary, place in the microwave for an additional 5 seconds.No Bake Bites -6
  2. Add the chocolate chips. Stir the mixture until the chocolate chips begin to melt. You might need to place the mixture in the microwave for 5-10 seconds; continue to stir the mixture until the chocolate chips are all melted and the consistency is smooth.No Bake Bites -5
  3. Add the vanilla extract, rolled oats, and chopped walnuts.No Bake Bites -4
  4. Pour into an 8×8 pan that has been lined with wax paper.No Bake Bites -3
  5. Refrigerate until the chocolate hardens; at least 3-4 hours. *Optional topping is coconut; shown in the picture below.No Bake Bites -2
  6. Slice into 1″ – 2″ square pieces.
  7. Store in the refrigerator.
  8. Enjoy!

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