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No-Bake Energy Bites

This no-bake energy bites recipe is a shelf cooking dream. Using only a few pantry staples, you'll whip up a snack the kids AND adults will love!
Prep Time20 mins
Fridge Time1 hr
Total Time1 hr 20 mins
Course: Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: energy bites, no-bake, oatmeal, peanut butter
Servings: 24


  • 1 ⅓ cup oats (old fashion is best but quick oats work)
  • ¾ cup peanut butter
  • cup honey
  • cup dark or semisweet chocolate chips
  • Any additional add-ins, optional


  • Add oats, chocolate chips, and any additional add-ins to a mixing bowl and mix together.
  • Add peanut butter and honey, then mix completely.
  • Refrigerate for an hour (or more) until mixture is cold.
  • Roll into bite-sized balls and store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to a week.


If your mixture seems too dry, add in more peanut butter or honey until it can be easily rolled into balls!