Raw-some Energy Bites

December 3, 2011

raw-some energy bites

photo by Jean Schwarzwalder

Catholic Cruel Girl, Rocky Mountain Rollergirls
Featured in fiveonfive issue 13

These tasty bites have all you need to get you going, and keep you going.


  • 3 tablespoons ground flax seeds
  • 3 tablespoons filtered water
  • ½ cup raw sunflower seeds
  • ½ cup raw pumpkin seeds
  • 2 tablespoons hemp seeds
  • 2 tablespoons shredded coconut
  • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon cardamom
  • 1 small pinch cayenne pepper
  • 1/3 cup walnuts
  • 1/3 cup dried cranberries
  • 1/3 cup dried pitted dates


  1. Combine ground flax and water in a small bowl and set aside.

  2. In a food processor combine sunflower seeds, pumpkin seeds, hemp seeds, cinnamon, cardamom and cayenne. Pulse until finely chopped. Transfer to a medium sized bowl and add shredded coconut. Mix until coconut is incorporated. Set aside 3-4 tablespoons of this mixture for coating.

  3. Add flax mixture (step 1), walnuts, cranberries and dates to food.

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