• Chocolate Thunder Truffles

    Adapted from “Biggest Loser”

    • 1 1/2 cups dry oatmeal
    • 1 cup powdered milk
    • 3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 4 tablespoons Chocolate Thunder protein powder
    • 2 tablespoons ground flaxseed
    • 2 packets Stevia
    • 1/2 cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk
    • 1/4 cup almond butter
    • 1 1/2 tablespoons vanilla extract
    • 1/2 cup chopped almonds or walnuts

    In a large bowl, mix the oatmeal, powdered milk, cocoa, protein powder, flaxseed, and sweetener.  In a small saucepan or electric skillet, place the almond milk and nut butter.  Heat on low and stir until mixed.  Add the vanilla and stir well.  Add the nut butter mixture to the dry ingredients and stir to combine.  There will be about 2 cups of mixture.  Stir in the nuts.  Using a 2 tablespoon scoop, form 16 truffles and refrigerate until firm.   Wrap individually and store in the fridge.