Easy Peanut Butter Protein Bars



– 1 1/4 c. natural peanut butter – 1/3 c. maple syrup, honey or no sugar added maple flavored syrup (like Lakanto) – 3/4 c. vanilla protein powder – 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract Chocolate topping: – 1 c. no sugar added chocolate chips, like Lily's – 1 Tbsp. unflavored coconut oil


Step 1

In a mixing bowl, combine the peanut butter, syrup, protein powder and vanilla. Stir well to ensure ingredients are completely combined. Mixture will be thick.

Step 2

Evenly press the peanut butter mixture into a square 8 x 8" pan that has been lined with parchment paper. Set aside.

Step 3

In a microwave safe bowl, melt the chocolate chips and coconut oil on 30-40 second increments until melted and smooth.

Step 4

Pour melted chocolate over the top of the peanut butter mixture. Spread evenly over the top. Place the pan in the freezer for 1 hour or until the chocolate is completely set and hardened.

Step 5

Cut into 12 squares and enjoy.

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