Energy Bites

Serves 12

20 Minute Prep Time

By Jacynthe René on October 7, 2014

energy bites

By Jacynthe René

These energy bites are a go-to source of energy for actress and healthy living ambassador Jacynthe René for long days on shoot.


  • ¾ cup raw almonds
  • ¾ cup dates
  • ¼ cup dried apricots
  • 1 Tbsp chia seeds
  • ½ tsp Vega® Maca
  • ½ tsp shelled hemp seeds
  • 1 Tbsp maple syrup
  • 4 heaping Tbsp coconut butter
  • ⅓ cup Vanilla Vega Sport® Performance Protein


  1. Put all ingredients in a food processor and blend until a sticky texture.

  2. Roll into balls and refrigerate for 15 minutes.


  3. Enjoy!

Jacynthe René

Jacynthe René is a passionate and determined woman who is an ambassador for happiness. She is an actress but above all, she is a mom who is deeply involved and engaging. Jacynthe is the host of VIVE, a TV show, where she shares her healthy recipes and lifestyle tips. Her e-magazine jmagazine.caoffers her fans a plethora of helpful tips on how to live a healthy and truly happy life.