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Thank you for participating in NFCA's Webinar, "The Gluten-Free Athlete: Improving Performance Through Diet." Make sure to register for NFCA's next Webinar, "Veggies and Beyond: Why Celiacs Need a Nutritionally Dense Diet," taking place on October 7 at 1 p.m. ET.

As a special treat, Erin Elberson has shared her recipe for Trail Mix Protein Bars - just for Webinar attendees. For more gluten-free cooking ideas, follow NFCA's Gluten-Free Recipe of the Week blog.

Trail Mix Protein Bars

Wet Ingredients:Gluten-Free Trail Mix Protein Bars

  • 2 medium mashed ripe bananas
  • 4 oz. unsweetened applesauce
  • 80 grams of diced dried fruit
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1/2 cup egg whites
  • 1 tablespoon of coconut oil

Dry Ingredients:

  • 100 grams crushed Blue Diamond almonds, such as Dark Chocolate or Cinnamon
  • Sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon of spoonable stevia, or sweetener of your preference
  • 3 scoops of protein powder (approximately 1 cup)
  • 2 teaspoons of cinnamon
  • 2 tablespoons of cocoa powder

Preheat oven to 350 degrees and use non-stick spray on a 8x8 baking pan.

Combine wet ingredients in a large bowl. In a separate bowl, combine dry ingredients.

Combine the two mixtures together and mix well.

Bake for 15 minutes.

NFCA also hunted down healthy and energizing recipes from some of your favorite gluten-free bloggers. Bake up these bars for a handy snack when you're on the go!

Gluten-Free Granola Bars from Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef

Chewy Granola Bars from Jules Gluten Free

Gluten-Free Almond Power Bars from Elana's Pantry

Chocolate Coconut Protein Bars from Tropical Traditions

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