Need a pop of protein without settling in for a full meal? Protein balls to the rescue! These powerful, bite-sized protein blasts are perfect as pre-gym fuel, a post-run snack, or just something to help you power through afternoon fatigue. We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite protein ball recipes for you to try!
[photo credit: Ex Sloth, Pancake Warriors, Fiterature, Slim Sanity, Fit Foodie Finds]
Peanut Butter Snickerdoodle Protein Balls by The Clean Eating Couple
Basically little balls of cookie dough. Basically delicious.
Peanut Butter Protein Truffles by Run Out of the Box
These aren’t the cutest but how could peanut butter + honey not be delicious?
Blueberry Vanilla Energy Balls by Chelsea’s Healthy Kitchen
Great taste and tons of extra protein courtesy of hidden protein powder.
Vanilla Peanut Butter Energy Bites by Slim Sanity
Smooth natural peanut butter packs in 7g of protein per serving.
Sweet Potato Protein Bites by Pancake Warriors
You’re welcome, sweet-potato-everything people.
Salted Caramel Protein Balls by Fiterature
These are the perfect post-workout power snack!
Coconut Mocha Cookie Dough Balls by Ex Sloth
Absolutely beautiful and delightfully yummy, too.
Phat Balls by Chase the Red Grape
Phat with a “P-H” because they are awesome, obviously!
Brownie Cookie Dough Protein Balls by Fit Foodie Finds
Part brownie, part cookie, all tasty.
If you try any of these recipes, be sure to give the blogger a shoutout and tag us in your photo @augustaactive or #augustaactive!