Optimism Crunchy Chocolate-Oat Granola Bites.

By Jackie DeKnock  ,   

June 14, 2020

A crunchy bite of chocolatey goodness, perfect for a healthy pick-me-up!

  • Prep: 30 mins
  • 30 mins

    30 mins

  • Yields: Serves 12


2 cups GF whole rolled oats, non-GMO

2/3 cup coconut palm sugar

1 cup coconut flour

½ teaspoon baking soda

½ teaspoon baking powder

1 teaspoon cinnamon

1 teaspoon Himalayan sea salt

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

½ cup raw, unpasteurized honey or maple syrup

4 tablespoons coconut oil, melted

¼ cup sunflower seeds, raw

¼ cup pumpkin seeds, raw

¼ cup dark chocolate chips

A splash of love


Mix all ingredients together in a large bowl. Press into a parchment-lined 9X13-inch baking dish. Dough will be very dry and crumbly. Press until dough forms in the baking dish.

Bake at 325 F/165 C for 20 minutes 20 Minutesor until edges are browned. Take out and let cool entirely. Cut or break into bite-sized pieces and enjoy!