Chocolate Quinoa Energy Bites Signature Kitchen Signature Kitchen
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338 Calories
40 g Carbs
11 g Protein
15 g Fat
Total Time
6 servings

These chocolatey energy bites are a great way to use up leftover cooked quinoa and they come together easily with only a few healthy superfood staples. Between the almond butter, dark chocolate, honey, and quick oats, you might already have everything you need for these quick on-the-go treats. Throw a couple in with your lunch for an afternoon energy boost, or bring them with you to the gym for a pre- or post-workout snack.


  • 1 cup cooked quinoa, chilled
  • 1 cup quick oats
  • ¼ cup natural almond butter
  • 1 scoop Signature Chocolate Whey Protein Powder
  • ½ cup dark chocolate chips
  • ¼ cup honey
  • ½ tsp vanilla extract
  • ¼ tsp cinnamon
  • ¼ tsp sea salt


  1. Line a baking sheet with parchment or wax paper.
  2. Combine all ingredients in a bowl and stir to combine.
  3. Using your hands, roll 1-2 tablespoons of the mixture into balls 1-1/2 inches in diameter and place on lined baking sheet.
  4. Place energy bites in freezer for 4 hours or overnight.
  5. Thaw for 10 minutes before eating.
  6. Note: You can use the Signature brand chocolate or oatmeal cookie protein powder.