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No-Bake Banana Nut Protein Bars

Rated as 5 out of 5 Stars

"A vegan banana bread snack bar made with nuts, oats, dates, and protein powder to keep you fuller. Store bars in freezer; they can be eaten directly from the freezer without thawing."
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2 h 20 m servings 288
Original recipe yields 10 servings


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  1. Line an 8x8-inch pan with parchment paper or plastic wrap.
  2. Combine dates, banana, and vanilla extract in a large food processor until smooth, about 1 minute. Add 3/4 cup oats, walnuts, almonds, flax seed, cinnamon, and salt; blend.
  3. Scrape sides down and add remaining 1/4 cup oats and protein powder; process until mixture is well combined and thick, about 1 minute. Stir in chocolate chips.
  4. Spoon mixture into prepared pan; press into pan using wet hands until even.
  5. Freeze until solid, at least 2 to 3 hours. Slice into 10 bars.


  • Cook's Note:
  • To help the parchment paper stick, you can spray the pan with cooking spray first.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 288 calories; 10.5 34 18.8 5 141 Full nutrition

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These are so delicious! I didn’t have protein powder so I added a little extra oats but they still turned out great.

vary the recipe sometimes by adding peanut butter, sunflower seeds, honey . and coconut.