Monday, October 6, 2008
Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Balls
*2c.old fashioned oats
*up to 3/4c.chunky natural peanut butter
*up to 1/2c. raw honey
*up to 1/4c. of chocolate mini-chips or raisins
Stir first 4 ingredients together in a medium bowl
Optional ingredients. You may add any of the following;
2-3T. raw wheat germ
*2-3T finely shredded coconut
*1to2T unbleached flour to help hold the mixture together
1T sesame seeds, hulled, raw
*1-2T roasted or raw almonds chopped
Crisp rice for crispier consistency
Stir in each optional ingredients into the first mixture, adjusting the amounts until you like the consistency. Form tightly packed but chewy balls in any size you wish.
TIP: If it gets hard to form into balls then wash your hands off and it gets easier.
Very similar to granola bars, but much tastier and fresh!