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Spicy Carob Banana Energy Bars

Dish Type: Granola and Energy Bars


  • 3/4 cup Medjool Dates
  • 1/2 Jalapeno Pepper
  • 1 Small Banana
  • 1/2 cup Sprouted Buckwheat (or substitute cooked)
  • 1/4 cup Raw Carob Powder (or substitute raw cacao nibs or roasted carob powder)
  • 1/4 cup Salba
  • 1/4 cup Macadamia Nuts
  • Sea salt, to taste
  • 2 tbsp Unhulled Sesame Seeds


Process everything except sesame seeds in a food processor.  Once you have cut the bars, sprinkle them with the sesame seeds.

Reprinted with permission from Thrive, by Brendan Brazier.

Read the blog post where this recipe originally appeared: Spicy Vegan Energy Bars Recipe

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