These Healthy Homemade Peanut Butter Bites are Filled with Quinoa

By: Misel Saban - Nov 9, 2015
References: simplyquinoa & simplyquinoa
For foodies looking for a healthier alternative to peanut butter cups, these homemade quinoa bites are a great alternative that are packed with wholesome ingredients. The cups only include five ingredients making them incredibly easy to put together.

While peanut butter chocolate cups are incredibly delicious, they can be packed with refined sugars, fillers and unhealthy ingredients. These homemade versions are equally as tasty and made with much more wholesome foods. The bites feature a mixture of coconut butter and cashew butter topped with toasted quinoa, coconut oil and maple syrup. The mixture is left to harden in cupcake papers before eating. You could easily customize the recipe to include peanut butter if so desired. The addition of quinoa gives these bites a slew of added benefits including rich added protein.