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Choc Protein Energy Balls recipe

chocproteinenergyballsNeed that hit of energy to keep you going throughout the day?

These simple protein energy balls are perfect – and they’re chocolate-flavoured too!

Try out this recipe and get your quick energy fix.

Choc Protein Energy Balls


  • ½ cup of protein powder (choc or vanilla is fine)
  • 6 tbs of cocao powder (or cocoa powder)
  • 2 tbs of chia seeds (soaked for 20 mins in ½ cup water first)
  • 1 tbs of honey or 2 tbs of rapadura sugar
  • 2 tbs of coconut oil
  • 6 tbs of tahini (or nut butter such as cashew butter)
  • Desiccated coconut


  1. Soak chia seeds in 1/2 cup of water for 20 minutes.
  2. Combine all ingredients except coconut.
  3. Mould the mixture into balls.
  4. Roll the balls in the coconut.
  5. Enjoy!

Recipe and image courtesy of Shen Therapies.

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