#NutritionFits Recipe: Chocolate Power Bites

Remember last week, when Stacey took #NutritionFits on the road, and visited with some of our members after their Zumba class? She gave them a chance to taste test a clean snack free of processed sugars: Chocolate Power Bites.


Well, today Stacey is here to demonstrate how you can quickly whip up a batch of these for yourself (and your family—kids love these!). Watch the video to see Stacey show you steb-by-step how to make Chocolate Power Bites, and then scroll down for a list of the ingredients. And if you’d like a chance to win a $50 Raley’s gift card, keep reading to the end of this post to find out how!


Ingredients for Chocolate Power Bites


20 dates

About 1 cup of raw cashews or almonds

1 teaspoon vanilla

1 teaspoon cinnamon

1 tablespoon quality cacao powder (or cocoa powder)

1/2 tsp salt

About 1/2 cup of mini chocolate chips (or chocolate chunks/chips chopped into smaller pieces)

Protein powder of your choice (Stacey recommends Vital Proteins Collagen Powder, available at Costco and Amazon)

We’re excited that you are participating in #NutritionFits, and would like to reward you with a chance to win a $50 Raley’s gift card! You can use some of it to buy the ingredients for this recipe, or to upgrade your pantry stash of healthy snacks! To enter the giveaway, simply leave a comment or question about nutrition in the comments here or on our Facebook post, or post a picture of yourself enjoying one of Stacey's tips and hashtag it #NutritionFits.  (Giveaway ends on July 26th 2018).