A delicious breakfast or post-workout treat, these Chocolate Coconut Overnight Protein Oats couldn't be easier! No cooking required. Just put all the ingredients in a jar overnight in the refrigerator, and wake up to a yummy high protein breakfast!
I wanted to keep this recipe lower in fat (for the macros I wanted to hit when I made them) but you could certainly add some raw coconut butter to make these Chocolate Coconut Overnight Protein Oats even more indulgent!
With simple recipes like this one, there's no excuse for making poor breakfast choices. Start your day off well with these Chocolate Coconut Overnight Protein Oats! And check out this post with more protein powder breakfast recipes.
- ⅓ cup chocolate whey protein powder 31g
- ¼ cup rolled oats 24g
- 1 tablespoon shredded unsweetened coconut 7.5g
- 1 teaspoon cacao nibs 2g
- ⅓ cup filtered water 3oz or 80ml
- Put all dry ingredients in the jar.
- Add water, and stir.
- Cover, and let sit overnight (or at least 4 hours) in the refrigerator.
- Stir and enjoy!
How did it come? Sometimes flavorings have alcohol in them, and when uncooked it can taste funny. But I love that you are making the recipe your own!
I didn't have any cocnut flake so I substituted imitation coconut flavoring, a few less calories. I'll let you know how it tastes.