The Healthy Maven‘s key lime pistachio bites are a sweet, tangy and nutty snack all rolled into one scrumptious bite. You can make these ahead of time and freeze them for a cool, post-workout snack.
Key Lime Pistachio Bites
- 2 cups shelled pistachios, divided
- 1 cup pitted dates
- Zest and juice from 6 key limes
Add 1 1/2 cups of pistachios and dates to a food processor high-speed blender. Process until all comes together in a ball (about 3 minutes).
Break up ball and add zest and juice of all key limes. Process until well combined.
Meanwhile, chop up remaining 1/2 cup of pistachios into tiny pieces to be used at coating.
Roll pistachio-date mixture into 18 balls and then roll in chopped pistachios.
Store in refrigerator for up to 1 month or longer in freezer.
Makes: 18 | Serving Size: 1 pistachio bite
Per serving: Calories: 101; Total Fat: 6g; Saturated Fat: 1g; Monounsaturated Fat: 0g; Cholesterol: 0mg; Sodium: 72mg; Carbohydrate: 10g; Dietary Fiber: 2g; Sugar: 6g; Protein: 3g
Nutrition Bonus: Potassium: 60mg; Iron: 3%; Vitamin A: 0%; Vitamin C: 1%; Calcium: 1%