no-bake chocolate peanut butter & banana bitesby sincerelycaroline
Makes 18 bites
1/2 cup all-natural peanut butter
1 medium banana, mashed
1/2 cup dairy-free milk (coconut, hemp, flax, almond)
2 Tablespoons coconut sugar
1/4 cup cacao powder
1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
2 cups gluten-free oats
(1) Place a sheet of wax or parchment paper on a flat surface, like a countertop or baking sheet.
(2) Add peanut butter, banana, milk, sugar, cacao powder and vanilla to a medium saucepan. Warm over medium heat, constantly whisking for 3-4 minutes. Remove from heat and allow mixture to cool for five minutes.
(3) Add oats to the peanut butter mixture, stirring until thoroughly combined.
(4) Drop mixture by the rounded Tablespoonful onto prepared wax paper. Allow bites to cool completely before serving.