Gingerbread Energy Balls

Gingerbread Energy Balls

But these no-bake gingerbread balls are a surprisingly delicious way to enjoy the spiced flavors of traditional gingerbread cookies — without the guilt.

These energy balls are perfect for a healthy holiday snack, but let’s be real: We’d eat these year-round. (And we will.)

Ginger, cloves, and cinnamon evoke cozy winter days and nights, while dates provide just the right touch of sweetness.

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Gingerbread Balls

These gingerbread balls are a yummy holiday treat!

Course Shakeology, Snack
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 0 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Servings 18 servings, 1 ball each
Calories 88 kcal
Author Beachbody

Ingredients

  • ¼ cup almond flour
  • ¾ cup dry old-fashioned rolled oats (gluten-free)
  • 1 scoop Vanilla Shakeology
  • 1 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • ½ tsp. ground ginger
  • ¼ tsp. ground cloves
  • cups pitted dates, packed

Instructions

  1. Place almond flour, oats, Shakeology, cinnamon, ginger, and cloves in a food processor; pulse until mixture is the consistency of flour.
  2. Add half of dates; pulse until well blended.
  3. Add remaining dates; pulse until mixture forms a uniform dough.
  4. Shape dough into 12 walnut-sized balls; place in airtight container.
  5. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour before serving.

Recipe Notes

The Nutrition Facts box below provides estimated nutritional information for this recipe.

Nutrition Facts
Gingerbread Balls
Amount Per Serving (1 ball)
Calories 88 Calories from Fat 18
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 2g 3%
Sodium 13mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 17g 6%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Sugars 10g
Protein 3g 6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

P90X/P90X2 Portions
1 Single Serving Snack

P90X3 Portions
1 Carb

Body Beast Portions
1 Starch

Container Equivalents
½ Purple
1 Yellow

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Enjoy as an occasional treat. Be sure to track it.

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No-bake Gingerbread Balls recipe for holiday-spiced energy bites.

Photos by Rebecca Swanner