These peppermint chocolate protein bites are easy to make and the perfect treat to keep in the freezer.
With only a few ingredients needed, these are guaranteed to satisfy any sweet tooth.
Peppermint Protein Bites truly have my heart this time of year.✨
These are the realllll deal. They’re sweet, a bit crunchy, decadent, and filled with protein. My favorite combo really. They’re also extremely easy to make. And a real crowd pleaser if I do say so myself.
Also, I’m pretty ashamed that my first festive recipe is only being shared now, but trust me, these were worth the wait. 😉
Ingredients needed to make this peppermint chocolate protein bites:
- chocolate protein powder
- cacao powder
- maple syrup
- melted coconut oil
- nut butter
- peppermint extract
- sea salt
- melted white chocolate
- melteddark chcolate
If you’re looking for a dessert or just some peppermint protein bites to snack on, this one is for you. It’s a great source of protein and super yummy too. I’ll share some more dessert recipes below in case you have a sweet tooth.
A few other easy and yummy dessert recipes:
- Gluten-Free Double-Chocolate Bread
- Chocolate Coconut Bites (Gluten-Free + Sugar-Free)
- Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Bites
- Gluten-Free, Refined Sugar-Free Lil Debbie Brownies
- Peanut Butter Superfood Balls
I hope you enjoy this recipe as much as I do. ❤
Peppermint Chocolate Protein Bites
- 1/4 cup chocolate protein powder
- 1/2 cup cacao powder (cocoa works too)
- 2 tbsp maple syrup
- 2-3 tbsp melted coconut oil
- 1/4 cup nut butter
- 1/2 tsp peppermint extract
- 1/2 tsp sea salt
- Melted white chocolate (I used Lilys)
- Melted dark chocolate
- crushed peppermint candy
Add all ingredients to a bowl and stir until well-combined. Roll into balls and freeze for a bit.
Top with melted milk chocolate, then white chocolate.
Bonus: top with crushed candy canes.
If you love these make sure to try out my No-Bake Chocolate Coated Cookie Dough Bites or Chocolate Coconut Bites. I’m biased (obviously) but I love all these too.
You can also find this recipe for these peppermint chocolate protein bites on my Instagram page! If you give this recipe a try, I hope you enjoy it as much as I did. As always, reach out with any questions, comments, etc. You can send me an email here or shoot me a DM on Instagram.
P.S. If you’ve tried out this recipe feel free to leave a comment below. I appreciate it.❤
Carrie Ann | The Leafy Little Home
Chocolate and peppermint is one of my all-time favorite combos, so I need to try these protein bites! I love finding healthier ways to enjoy a little bit of chocolate without overdoing it on the refined sugar – these look perfect 😀
Love to hear it, it’s one of my favorite combinations too! And same – always trying to curb recipes a bit.
These sound so yummy! And I just got a huge thing of chocolate protein powder!
Thanks Denise! I love chocolate protein powder – so good in recipes + just in shakes!
These energy bites look really delicious! Peppermint and chocolate is always a winner for many people, including me.
Thanks Sabine! I love the flavor combo too!
I’m quite obsessed with making bliss balls but never thought to do peppermint chocolate ones! Will have to try these out!
Me tooo! Such a yummy snack. Let me know how they turn out 🙂
Oh yummy! Chocolate+mint = win!
One of my favorite combos! 🙂
I can’t wait try these protein bites!! They look so good!!
Thank you! Let me know how they turn out for you!
These look great, even after the holidays! I love the combo of sweet, a bit of salt and and protein. Your recipes always sneak some extra protein in there, and it is a winning bonus.
Thanks, I love keeping them frozen and eating them whenever I want chocolate. And I try to include it wherever I can lol.
These sound so good and I love how they only take 10 minutes to make! Can you recommend a good protein powder?
Thank you! I love to keep things quick and easy haha. I love silverfern or Sprout Living – super easy to digest.
I can have my favorite holiday flavor combo and it’s healthy? Count me in!
Yum, these look so easy and delicious! I don’t ever need to be convinced to add more protein or more chocolate to my diet 😂 pinning to make for later!