Spirulina is a type of blue-green algae that grows in freshwater lakes, rivers and ponds in hot, sunny climates.
Spirulina is rich in protein, omega 3s, chlorophyll, iron, calcium and other vitamin and minerals.
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- 2 cups dates
- 2 tbsp raw almond butter
- 2 tbsp ground flaxseed
- 1 tsp powdered spirulina (optional)
- 2 tsp carob powder (use cocoa powder as an alternative)
- 2 tbsp quinoa flakes (use oatmeal as an alternative)
- 1 tsp cinnamon
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- Add all ingredients to blender. Blend until well combined.
- Form into balls or spread in an 8 x 8 dish.
- Refrigerate and cut into squares.
Note: To make a nut free version, use seed butter instead of almond butter.