Using diced prunes adds a nice, sweet and chewy texture to these Chocolate Right Bites. Prunes bring out the chocolate flavors, providing a unique and flavorful combination. Recipe created by Leslie Bonci, MPH, RD, CSSD, LDN, for the California Prune Board.
- 2 cups crispy rice cereal
- 1 1/2 cups rolled oats
- 1 cup slivered almonds
- 1 cup California Prune, diced
- 1 cup mini dark chocolate chips
- 1 cup almond butter
- 2/3 cup honey
- ½ teaspoon cinnamon
- ½ teaspoon grated orange peel
Combine cereal, oats, almonds, Prune bits, chocolate chips, and in a large bowl; mix well
In a microwave-safe bowl, stir together almond butter, honey, cinnamon and orange peel. Microwave on HIGH for 90 seconds or until bubbling. Stir well and add to dry ingredients, mixing until well blended.
Shape into 1-inch balls and place on a baking sheet or shape for ice trays. Chill for at least one hour, then store in the refrigerator or freezer to keep firm.
For another easy chocolate snack, try our Chocolate Covered Prunes.
- Calories 83 per bite
- Total Fat 4.2 g
- Fiber 1.4 g
- Protein 1.6 g
- Sodium 8 mg
- Carbohydrate 11 g