Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

I still remember the day I first tasted freshly ground almond butter at Whole Foods. It was love at first bite! I’ve been eating it regularly ever since, but I’ve never baked with it. I saw Kristin’s Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Granola Bars this morning, however; and I knew I’d be baking with almond butter soon!

Hangry Tales

Wow I am up EARLY this morning – It’s 5am! I guess that’s what happens when you fall asleep at 8.
IMG_9038Everything will make a lot more sense once I tell you that I GOT A BIKE! I got this idea last week (I know, I’ve been keeping secrets from you!) to ride a bike to work and have been pretty obsessed with making it happen. I feel like if you don’t act on ideas right away, you tend to forget about them. So I scoured craigslist for days and finally found a nice crosstrail bike. I’m in love. 🙂

I made these granola bars to give me some biking fuel and BOY did they ever. I picked up a cute, floral backpack from Target to stash my shnicks in and I hit the trail early yesterday morning. I used my iphone GPS to give me a walking route –…

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About celestedimilla

Hey there. I’m Celeste, California girl, writer, psychotherapist and burgeoning plant-based foodie.
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8 Responses to Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

  1. Kristin says:

    Thanks so much for sharing this Celeste! I had a similar experience to yours. I had never been a big fan of peanut butter so fresh almond butter was a welcome change. I love baking with it because it’s so versatile – it can thicken things and hold ingredients together! 🙂

    • Great recipe Kristin! I’m looking forward to trying it, and I’ll have to try other recipes with almond butter. It’s just so good as it is that I’ve never thought about cooking with it. Celeste 🙂

  2. januaryrowe says:

    They look yummy! I might have to give them a try too! Thanks for reblogging them!

  3. Sophie33 says:

    I love almond butter too & I am trying out new recioes with it! 😉 These bars arec so delectable too! MMMMM!

  4. gwynnem says:

    This looks quite delicious. I’m pinning it to my recipe wall on pinterest. Thanks for the inspiration!

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