No-Bake Cookie Dough Energy Bites

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Photography By  The Eclectic Kitchen

Photography By The Eclectic Kitchen

These No-Bake Cookie Dough Energy Bites are not only vegan, gluten free and dairy free, but they legit taste like you are sneaking a bite right out of a bowl of cookie dough! With only 5 ingredients, a food processor, and about 5 minutes, you can have these delicious energy packed bites on the daily!

In full disclosure, The Eclectic Kitchen and I ate most of these just after we took this shot! We hope these cookie dough bites make snacking easier and more enjoyable!

No-Bake Cookie Dough Energy Bites

Recipe by: Skylar Edberg

Yield: 12 bites

Prep time: 10 minutes


  • 1 cup dates, pitted, packed

  • 1  cup raw, unsalted cashews

  • ½ teaspoon kosher salt

  • 2 teaspoons maple syrup or honey

  • ¼ cup mini chocolate chips


Process the dates, cashews, salt and maple syrup in the bowl of a food processor fitted with a chopping blade for about 2 to 3 minutes until the mixture forms a ball.Transfer the mixture to a medium sized mixing bowl and fold in the chocolate chips. Using a tablespoon measure or miniature ice cream scoop, form the mixture into 12 even balls and place on a baking sheet lined with waxed paper or parchment. Chill the dough in the refrigerator for at least 1 hour before serving. Store leftover bites in an airtight container in the refrigerator for 1 week.