Protein Power Bars

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Ingredients:

  • 1 cup raw almonds
  • 1 cup walnuts
  • 1/2 cup freshly ground flaxseed
  • 1/2 cup flaked, unsweetened coconut
  • 1/2 cup almond, cashew, pecan or sunflower seed butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1/2 cup coconut oil, melted
  • 1 Tablespoon raw honey
  • 1 Tablespoon pure vanilla
  • 1/2 cup chopped dried black figs

Directions:

  1. Pulse nuts, flaxseed, coconut, nut butter, and salt in a food processor until coarsely ground.
  2. Add melted coconut oil to the food processor along with remaining ingredients. Pulse to create a coarse pasty mixture.
  3. Press mixture into an 8×8 inch glass baking dish. Chill in refrigerator for 1 hour, until mixture hardens. Cut into minibars and store in refrigerator or the freezer. Try not to eat all at once, you’ll be fueled for a marathon.

Photography by Stir & Scribble.