No Bake Coconut Protein Bars August 22, 2015 09:42
Our No Bake Coconut Protein bars are delicious and nutritious treats for the whole family!
If you love coconut candy bars, here's a tasty and healthier version to enjoy:
2 cups unsweetened shredded coconut
2 scoops of Complete Whey Protein unflavored, unsweetened
2 Tbsp. coconut oil
2 Tbsp. xylitol
2 tsp. pure maple syrup
1/2 tsp. pure vanilla or almond extract
dash of sea salt
1. Mix 2 scoops of Complete Whey Protein into the coconut oil
2. Add all ingredients into food processor and pulse until mixed
3. Press coconut mixture into a shallow glass container
4. Chill for an hour in fridge before cutting into squares
Raw Whey Protein is great for muscle building, fat loss, energy, post-workout recovery and immune boosting.
Maple Syrup is a natural heart healthy sweetener containing zinc and manganese which also help keep your immune system healthy.
Coconut oil contains lauric acid, capric acid and caprylic acid, which have natural antimicrobial, antioxidant, anti-fungal, antibacterial and soothing qualities.
Xylitol is a great sugar substitute that breaks down in the body slower without causing sugar spikes. This is an ideal sweetener for Diabetics.