Who says healthy treats can’t be as delicious as a chocolate digestive?! Give these bars a go and see what you think.
140g dried apricot
40g desiccated coconut
25g sunflower seed
1 tbsp sesame seeds
15g dried cranberries
3 tbsp hemp protein powder (optional)
1 tbsp chia seeds
Purée apricots in a food processor with 150ml boiling water and the oats, then scrape the mixture into a bowl.
Toast coconut, sunflower and sesame seeds in a non-stick pan over a low heat until lightly crisp.
Stir the cranberries, hemp powder and chia seeds into the apricot mixture to make a thick paste.
Add toasted coconut and seeds.
Wrap tightly in cling film, chill for 30 minutes +, then slice to serve.
Theses bars will keep in the fridge for 2 weeks so no need to eat them all in one sitting!