3 Recipes With Protein Powder That Aren’t a Shake

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Okay, we say “protein powder” and you think of a smoothie, shake or blender bottle. Did you know you can make amazing desserts, breads and baked goods with your protein powder? Why YES you can. Check out some of our favorite recipes below:

Oat Protein Pancakes

INGREDIENTS

½ cup of oats

1 banana mashed

2 eggs

1 scoop protein powder

1/8 tsp of baking powder

DIRECTIONS

  • Mash the banana
  • Add the remaining ingredients and whisk together well
  • Measure out 2 tablespoons and add to a hot skillet greased with grass-fed butter or coconut oil
  • Let cook 30 seconds each side or until golden brown

 

Protein Cranberry Energy Balls

INGREDIENTS
½ cup of dried cranberries

1 scoop of protein powder

1/2 cup of coconut milk

1/2 cup of almond butter

1 cups of gluten free rolled oats

1 tbsp maple syrup

DIRECTIONS

  • In a medium saucepan combine milk, maple syrup and almond butter on low heat until almond butter is spreadable
  • Stir in protein powder until dissolved completely
  • Add oats and cranberries
  • Roll into bite-sized balls and refrigerate until harden (30 minutes)

 

Protein Vanilla Blondies

INGREDIENTS

2 scoops vanilla protein powder

1/2 cup unsweetened apple sauce

3/4 tsp baking powder

1 tsp vanilla extract

2 tsp xylitol

1 tsp cinnamon

1 egg

3 egg whites

DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat the oven to 350 and line a muffin tray
  • Combine all the ingredients and whisk well
  • Bake for 12 minutes until cooled
  • Top with fresh berries and yogurt
Nature's Way - Hemp Protein And Fiber Powder - 16 oz.Nature's Way - Hemp Protein And Fiber Powder - 16 oz.
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