Sweet Potato Energy Balls

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Yield: 12 servings
Prep Time: 15 minutes
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You can’t taste ANY vegetables in these -a great recipe for those trying to increase their veggie intake!



  1. Puncture holes in the sweet potato. Microwave on high for 5-6 minutes.
  2. In a large bowl, mash the sweet potato.
  3. In a separate bowl, mix together peanut butter, maple syrup, and cocoa powder. When thoroughly mixed, fold in oats.
  4. Add this mixture to the mashed sweet potato and mix well. Fold in chocolate chips.
  5. Roll into 12 balls and chill.
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Tips & Notes:

Recipe by Half Your Plate On-Campus Ambassador MacKenzie Harris (University of Guelph)

* Tip: Roll in cinnamon and cocoa powder or coconut for added flavour.
- Nuts or dates would work great in these too!

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