Updated: November 2019
If you are looking for a great healthy snack, no bake energy bites are an amazing snack. They are easy to make and have a quick prep time since they don’t require baking. Added bonus – none of the recipes below have any added sugar, or odd ingredients.
These 20 healthy no-bake energy ball recipes are perfect for an after school snack for the kids, and afternoon snack at work, after dinner dessert or even post workout!
I’ve rounded up my top 20 healthy no-bake energy ball recipes for your enjoyment. Leave a comment and let us know what’s your favorite one!
20 Healthy No-Bake Energy Ball Recipes
Carrot Cake No Bake Energy Bites
Source: Vegan Heaven
I love carrot cake and it’s rare to find desserts that are awesome tasting and actually have vegetables in them, right?? These are really delicious, easy to make and your kids will love them too! And extra bonus – they are vegan too!
Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Energy Bites
Source: Integrative Ashville
Okay, you had me at chocolate and peanut butter! These also have coconut flakes too. These are packed with protein and naturally sweetened.
Easy No-Bake Protein Energy Bites
These easy no bake protein energy bites are packed with a great balance of complex carbohydrates, fiber, protein and heavy omega 3 fatty acids. They have no added sugar. And they taste awesome and are made from good wholesome ingredients.
Pumpkin Spice Energy Bites
Source: Eat Real Live Well
Pumpkin is such an amazing fall flavor. These use pumpkin spice in a great way and will be a great complement to your Thanksgiving, Christmas or even New Year’s Day meals. And if you like pumpkin, they are great year round.
No Bake Chocolate Energy Bites
Source: Loma Linda University Health
These bites have extra fiber and are an excellent alternative to a sugary dessert. They contain dark chocolate for added depth of flavor.
Raw Matcha Coconut and Date Balls
Source: Balanced Life Leslie
These balls are packed with antioxidants and have matcha, which is a superfood. They are definitely a unique flavor. Match is a great source of antioxidants that help to boost your immune system.
No-bake energy bites recipe
Source: Gunderson Health
These no bake energy bites contain oats, rice, flaxseed and you can substitute different nut butters – for example almond butter, cashew butter or even sunflower butter.
SunButter® Blueberry Muffin No Bake Energy Balls
Source: Food Equality Initiative
These energy balls have blueberries and taste like blueberry muffins! They are basically a healthy version of a blueberry muffin but without added sugar, or baking.
No-Bake Apple Cinnamon Snack Bites
Source: Cleveland Clinic
These are rich in fiber and protein and delicious too. The dates and apples give you fiber while the almonds offer protein. They are perfect for anytime you have a sweet craving.
No Bake Peanut Butter Cherry Trail Mix Bites
Source: Bucket List Tummy
These delicious no bake peanut butter cherry trail mix bites are vegan and gluten-free. They are a delicious on the go snack that is full of flavor, have good fiber and a hint of sweetness. And your kids will love them too!
Oat + Nutbutter + Cherry Energy Balls
These energy balls combine oats, nut butter, flax seeds and dried fruit for a complex flavor. They are a little more subtle than some of the recipes above, but everyone that tried them in our house LOVES them.
No-Bake Peanut Butter & Chocolate Bites
Here is another healthy energy ball recipe that has my 2 favorite ingredients – peanut butter plus chocolate. These will be a big hit and the chocolate will satisfy your sweet tooth while the peanut butter will provide some healthy fats. Note: To make these sugar free, be sure to use an erythritol blend instead of the sugar blend they have in the original recipe.
Coconut Fudge Bliss Balls
If you have a craving for fudge but want to avoid sugar, these are a perfect option. And the coconut coating makes for a great flavor!
Mint Chocolate Energy Bites
These taste like a hybrid of a Thin Mint Girl Scout Cookie plus Lara Bar. They have a subtle mint flavor and much healthier than a sugary cookie!
No-bake energy bites (with Maca)
These energy bites contain Maca which is a superfood that many people think will provide you with an extra energy boost! These are great a morning snack with coffee.
Lemon Energy Balls
These are bursting with citrus flavor and only have 5 ingredients! They are gluten-free, paleo friendly, and you can put them in the fridge and store some extra batches in the freezer.
Fig Pecan No Bake Bites
These are definitely a unique flavor. If you like figs, or if your kids like fig newton cookies, you will love these. They are especially great anytime you can get fresh figs! Or you can use dried figs year round.
Key Lime Pie Energy Bites
These are another great fruit forward option. If you love key lime pie, you will love these key lime pie energy bites! And if you’ve ever visited Key West, these will bring you back there with fond memories.
Coconut Cashew Bliss Balls
Source: Halsa Nutrition
These Coconut Cashew Bliss Balls are perfect for the whole family. They have a great combination of healthy carbs, protein and fat to help sustain you to your next meal.
Also see: Easy and Fun Meal Prep ideas
No Bake Peanut Butter Balls
These are a super basic recipe that everyone will love. Only 4 ingredients and quick to make. If you love peanut butter you will love this. And if you’re looking for a recipe to make with your kids, this is a great option!
If you want something healthier, be sure to see our post about healthy evening snacks that could help you lose weight.