Recipe For Almond Butter Filled Dates

Snack Attack: Almond Butter and Granola Filled Dates

Sometimes when it's snack time, I crave a sweet treat like a cookie or a slice of devil's food cake (it really does live up to its name), but those aren't exactly the healthiest choices, especially after a workout. A friend turned me on to this snack and now it's a new favorite of mine. It's simple and satisfyingly chewy and crunchy.

To learn how to make this easy snack, read more.

What you'll need:
1 Medjool date
1 tablespoon almond butter
1 tablespoon granola

What you do:
Cut the date in half and remove the pit. In a bowl, mix the almond butter and granola. Spoon half into each date half and enjoy.

Check out the nutritional stats of this yummy snack:

Calories Sat. Fat (g) Carbs (g) Fiber (g) Protein (g)
1 medjool date 66 0 18 1.6 .4
1 tablespoon almond butter 98 .5 3 2 3.5
1 tablespoon granola 26 .1 4.7 .9 .9
Total 190 .6 25.7 3.5 4.8

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