Green Energy Bites

Preparation info
  • Makes:


    energy bites
    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      15 min

Appears in
The No Meat Athlete Cookbook: Whole Food, Plant-Based Recipes to Fuel Your Workouts... And the Rest of your Life

By Matt Frazier and Stepfanie Romine

Published 2021

  • About

The distinct flavor of spirulina is somehow masked in this simple energy bite—and that’s no easy feat! Inspired by the green bites sold in bulk at health-food stores, these chunks are intended for on-the-go snacking and mid-race fueling.

Spirulina is blue-green algae that’s incredibly high in protein (by weight). More than 60 percent of it is protein! In lab studies, it has been shown to boost probiotic growth. It can absorb undesirable heavy metals from the water where it grows, so