Easy Vegan Peanut Butter Oat Bar Recipe (No-Bake!)
What goes together better than peanut butter and oats? How about peanut butter, oats, and chocolate? Now we’re talkin’! This Peanut Butter Oat Bar Recipe is chock full of protein, flavor, and joy. Best of all, these babes are refined sugar-free! What’s not to love!?
This all started with my favorite coffee shop: Echo in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Now, when I say they have the best coffee I’ve ever had, it’s no joke. I never joke about good coffee.
But, what really blew me away this last visit? They added vegan options to their pastry case!
Nothing is worse than sipping on a delicious coffee and having nothing to munch on.
So, what happened?
I bought one of these “peanut butter bars”, it looked like it would hold me over until lunch.
Oh, boy, was I underestimating the deliciousness of these babes.
One bite and they grabbed me by the soul.
Did they know peanut butter + chocolate is my kryptonite?
But, something else spoke to me:
The texture of the bars were unlike anything I’d tried before. The oats added a delicious fall-apart-feeling that only added to the delicious, almost fudge-like peanut butter.
There was only one thing to do:
Recreate these babes at home!
A Peanut Butter Oat Bar Recipe to Rule Them All!
Well, ladies and gents… I would call this a: “Major Fucking Success”
I would even argue that my bars were better than the coffee shop.. No really!
- Fall apart in your mouth,
- Have a whopping 10g of protein per serving,
- Don’t contain any refined sugar, and
- Are perfectly sweet, without being overwhelming
This peanut butter oat bar is my new go-to breakfast meal. I love that I can make a huge batch that will last me the whole week! (Although, I totally scarfed them all down in one day 🙊)
That being said, I won’t judge if you make these for dessert. We don’t discriminate here!