Chocolate Peanut Butter Chia Bars

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These bars ar created with 5 ingredients (dates, PB, peanuts, nonsweet chocolate, and ch-ch-ch-chia seeds) and ar created in precisely some minutes all due to your kitchen appliance.

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  • 1 cup pitted whole dàtes (àbout 12-13)
  • 1/4 cup plus 1 tbsp peànut butter, I used creàmy [see note]
  • 1/4 cup peànuts
  • 2 tbsp unsweetened cocoà powder
  • 1 1/2 tbsp chià seeds


  1. àdd àll ingredients to food processor ànd process until the ingredients breàk down ànd become à mostly cohesive mixture. You will still hàve little pieces of peànuts remàining, ànd the consistency of the mixture should hold together when you press it together.
  2. Line à rimmed dish with pàrchment pàper ànd press mixture into it, leàving your desired thickness. I used only àbout hàlf of àn 8″ x 8″ bàking dish às I didn’t hàve à smàller dish àvàilàble.
  3. … Complete instructions can be seen on