No-Bake Salted Maple Apple Energy Balls Recipe Tastes Like Dessert by Opal Apples

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No-Bake Salted Maple Apple Energy Balls Recipe Tastes Like Dessert

Are you looking for fresh and healthy recipes? Opal Apples has delivered new recipes for snacks, lunches, dinners, cocktails and more. Best of all – they all feature healthy apples!

This easy no-bake salted maple apple energy balls recipe is full of healthy, wholesome ingredients like oats, hemp seeds, maple syrup, cinnamon and, of course, apples. The balls take minutes to mix up, don't require an oven and taste absolutely amazing. Store the sweet apple energy balls in the refrigerator for when you need a healthy snack.

Haven't heard of an Opal Apple? These sunny fruits are like no other! Opals are beautifully bright yellow with a distinctively crunchy texture and a sweet, tangy flavor.

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 10 minutes plus 1 hour to chill 
Cook Time: 0 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 12


  • 1 1/4 cups old-fashioned oats
  • 3 tablespoons hemp seeds
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup nut butter
  • 1/4 cup maple syrup
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3/4 cup Opal Apples, peel, cored and chopped

Here's how to make it: 

  1. Stir the salt and maple syrup together and set aside.
  2. Place all ingredients in a bowl of a stand mixer. Using the paddle attachment, mix until all the ingredients come together.
  3. Use a small ice cream scoop to form balls and place on a parchment paper-lined sheet pan. Chill for 1 hour before serving.

Photos: Opal Apples

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Hemp Seeds $6 & Up
Maple Syrup $4 & Up
Nut Butter $3 & Up
Vanilla Extract $4 & Up
Ground Cinnamon $4 & Up

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Never heard of an opal apple. Intrigued and this recipe looks fab!
Elisa Schmitz
We love apples and energy balls, so this recipe is a perfect combination! #yum

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