vibrant pistachio-lime crunch bars

by Kristina Sloggett

in appetizers,Breakfast,Dessert,Gluten Free,recipes,snacks,Valentines Day,Vegan

vibrant pistachio-lime crunch bars

I am so excited about this next Vegan Valentines recipe, I want you all to be my Valentine. I want everyone to taste how vibrant these flavors are. Really, the flavors just pop!

I am on my … fourth? fifth? batch of these, and am not stopping any time soon – we both love these bars. I dip them into smoothies, I have them with breakfast, they are a perfect afternoon snack. This is a simple recipe, using a very short list of ingredients.

When they’re bite size, they are perfect for grabbing a couple on my way to the gym or before a run. Just a little healthy truffle:

vibrant pistachio lime bites

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vibrant pistachio-lime crunch bars.


{ 22 comments… read them below or add one }

1 dorry February 7, 2013 at 4:36 am

these look amazing! what a delicious flavor combo. I need to pick up a box of that erewhon cereal…I love their crispy brown rice cereal, too. crunch!


2 Kristina Sloggett February 7, 2013 at 8:22 pm

if you like crunch, you will LOVE this cereal – it stays crunchy the whole time. I LOVE that ;)


3 Caroline February 7, 2013 at 5:52 am

Bob just asked me to buy more bars for his afternoon snacks, I’m making these today! Thinking of you today.


4 Kristina Sloggett February 7, 2013 at 8:21 pm

thank you so much – your email earlier made me smile and cry and smile again – all in a good way. you are such a sweetie. I hope Bob loves these!


5 Laura @ Sprint 2 the Table February 7, 2013 at 6:42 am

you know what… this would be an AMAZING ice cream flavor. maybe with some cayenne too? mmmm…


6 Kristina Sloggett February 7, 2013 at 8:20 pm

you know what is SO funny, I was thinking the same thing!! (well, some kind of heat – I was actually thinking a dried pepper…) I guess I should not be surprised – we share the same tastes ;)


7 Heather (Where's the Beach) February 7, 2013 at 8:50 am

Um…wow. Heading over to check out the recipe right now. As everything always does, those look fantastic.


8 Kristina Sloggett February 7, 2013 at 8:18 pm

thanks Heather – I was SO happy with these! :)


9 Sarah @ The Smart Kitchen February 7, 2013 at 12:46 pm

YUM! I actually have a box of that cereal that came in my HLS swag bag, unopened…so I have all the ingredients ready to go. :)


10 Kristina Sloggett February 7, 2013 at 8:12 pm

yessss… make some please! :)


11 Sarena (The Non-Dairy Queen) February 7, 2013 at 1:26 pm

These sound perfect! Love the colors too!


12 Kristina Sloggett February 7, 2013 at 8:11 pm

they really are, if I can say so. not kidding about the vibrant ;)


13 Heather @ Better With Veggies February 7, 2013 at 1:38 pm

Oh yes…please ship me any leftovers right now. :)


14 Kristina Sloggett February 7, 2013 at 8:11 pm

another something I could totally have in an etsy store… ;)


15 Eileen February 7, 2013 at 2:46 pm

Wow, these sound so good! I didn’t realize Erewhon even made cereal, but I’m definitely going to have to look out for it now. :)


16 Kristina Sloggett February 7, 2013 at 8:10 pm

this is one of my favorite cereals, it stays crunchy in milk!


17 Medeja February 7, 2013 at 4:28 pm

Sounds like something I would really enjoy. Too bad I have almost finished pistachios that I had :(


18 Kristina Sloggett February 7, 2013 at 8:10 pm

oh, darn… please save this recipe for the time you get more! :)


19 Jamie February 11, 2013 at 10:32 am

These look so good… and the bites in chocolate are just wow!


20 Kristina Sloggett February 13, 2013 at 6:23 am

thank you Jamie – I think I like the small bites better too ;)


21 Elizabeth F February 14, 2013 at 7:42 am

The recipe just says 10 Medjool dates…do you have more of a volume that should be equivalent ? I have seen them in the bulk section at the store buy I do not need them. I do not want to go buy dates I don’t need when I have several pounds at home already of other dates. Thanks.


22 Kristina Sloggett February 14, 2013 at 8:53 am

hi Elizabeth, this recipe is approximately 3/4 cup dates, as Medjools are generally larger than other dates. Enjoy!


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