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lemon pie bites

Lemon Pie Energy Bites

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  • Author: Liz Thomson
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 8 bites 1x
  • Category: Snack
  • Method: Blending
  • Cuisine: Snack


Looking for a healthy snack with minimal ingredients that will keep you energized all day long? Try these lemon pie energy bites!


  • 1⁄2 cup cashews
  • 1⁄2 cup almonds
  • 1⁄2 cup dates
  • 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 3⁄4 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • Pinch of salt (optional if nuts are unsalted)
  • Almond flour or unsweetened shredded coconut, for rolling (optional)


  1. Put the cashews, almonds, and dates in a blender or food processor and blend for 30 seconds.
  2. Add the lemon juice and vanilla, and continue to blend until incorporated. You may need to scrape down the sides with a rubber spatula.
  3. Carefully transfer the mixture to a piece of parchment paper. Separate the mixture into rounded tablespoons and roll into 1-inch balls.
  4. If they’re sticky, you can roll them in almond flour or shredded coconut.
  5. Store the bites in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 1 week.