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Chocolate-Peanut Butter Balls

Photo: Oxmoor House
Yield 8 servings (serving size: 1 ball)
These chocolate treats are great to pack in a brown bag lunch or for a portable dessert or snack. It's not necessary to keep them refrigerated if you pack them for lunch.

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup nutlike cereal nuggets (such as Grape-Nuts)
  • 2 tablespoons extracrunchy peanut butter
  • 1 (0.75-ounce) package chocolate sugar-free dairy shake mix (such as Alba)
  • 1 packet sugar substitute with aspartame (such as Equal)
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons water
  • 1/2 teaspoon honey
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

Nutrition Information

  • calories 48
  • caloriesfromfat 0.0 %
  • fat 2 g
  • satfat 0.4 g
  • monofat 0.0 g
  • polyfat 0.0 g
  • protein 2.3 g
  • carbohydrate 5.5 g
  • fiber 0.7 g
  • cholesterol 1 mg
  • iron 1.2 mg
  • sodium 61 mg
  • calcium 23 mg

How to Make It

  1. Combine all ingredients in a medium bowl, stirring until moist and well blended.

  2. Shape mixture into 8 (1-inch) balls. Cover and chill.

  3. carbo rating: 5

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