Tired of searching through stores to find the perfect protein bar? Now you can make your own!
1 cup dates, soaked
1 1/2 cups walnuts (or nuts / seeds of your choice)
1/2 cup hemp seeds
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1/4 cup cocoa powder
1-2 scoops vegan protein powder
Strain dates and reserve liquid**.
Add dates to a food processor and process until it looks like a paste.
Add in remaining ingredients and process until it forms into a ball.
Place dough between 2 sheets of parchment paper and roll out to 1″ thickness.
Cut into 8 bars and serve.
Remaining bars can be stores in the refrigerator
**Add reserved date water by the tbsp. if needed to help ingredients come together.