Quick easy protein snack

Satisfy your sweet tooth with these protein balls that'll please even the pickiest of eaters. Loaded with healthy ingredients and tons of irresistible flavor, this protein ball recipe is perfect for on-the-go snackers looking for a delicious and nutritious treat. 

Here's what you'll need to make this healthy protein ball recipe:


  • 1-1/2 cups rolled oats
  • 1/2 cup almond butter or creamy peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup chia seeds
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1/4 cup protein powder
  • 1/2 vanilla pod
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened shredded coconut
  • Additional unsweetened shredded coconut, optional


  1. In a large bowl, combine the first 6 ingredients. Refrigerate 1 hour or until firm enough to roll. Shape into 1-1/2-in. balls. Roll in additional coconut if desired. Store in the refrigerator.

Nutritional facts:

1 piece: 72 calories, 4g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 14mg sodium, 9g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 2g fiber), 2g protein.