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Snack Recipes

Oatmeal Muffin Energy Balls with a Surprise Center


Get a sweet surprise when you bite into these peanutty oatmeal energy balls.

What You Need

  • 1 cup Quaker Old Fashioned Oats
  • 1/4 cup chia seeds
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup natural peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1/4 cup Starbucks Doubleshot Coffee & Protein Vanilla
  • 1/3 cup cherry jam, chilled


  1. Mix Quaker oats, chia seeds and cinnamon. Add peanut butter, honey and Starbucks Doubleshot Coffee & Protein Vanilla; mix until everything holds together.
  2. Form 2 tablespoonfuls of mixture into ball. Create indent with finger and fill with 1 tsp jam; reroll into ball to enclose jam. Repeat to make 16 balls.
  3. Place on waxed paper–lined baking sheet; refrigerate for about 2 hours or until firm.

Beverage Pairing: Aquafina

Cooking time (duration)

Prep Time: 15 minutes (+ 2 hours chilling)

Number of servings (yield)

8 servings




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• Roll balls in toasted coconut, cocoa powder or colored sprinkles before refrigerating if desired.
• Refrigerate wrapped oatmeal balls for up to 3 days or freeze for up to 3 weeks.

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