Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookies – Grain Free

My husband has a weakness for cookies late at night.

Usually, after we have dinner we watch some movie or TV show and that’s the cookie-craving-moment for him.

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TV = Cookies, that’s his premise.

As we’re not planning to stop watching our favorite TV shows (by the way, we’re still mourning Breaking Bad) I’ve been wanting to get my hands on a cookie recipe that he really enjoys and that is healthier than the store bought which are basically sugar in form of cookie with chocolate cream!

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My best friend happens to be a professional cook (lucky me!) and she gave me this delicious recipe. She uses no calorie sweetener but I substituted it with a bit of honey and brown sugar. Use whatever you like best, they will be awesome anyway!

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Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookies: 38 cookies

  • 2 cups almond flour
  • 1 cup old fashion rolled oats
  • 1 cup peanut butter (or any other nut butter)
  • 2 eggs
  • ¼ cup honey
  • ¼ cup light brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ cup chocolate chips (I chopped high quality chocolate)
  • Preheat oven at 170ºC and line a tray with parchment paper.
  • Combine dry ingredients in a bowl except chocolate chips.
  • Stir wet ingredients in other bowl.
  • Pour the wet mixture into the bowl with the dry ingredients and mix.
  • Add chocolate chips with a spatula.
  • Form balls of around 1 tablespoon of dough and make them flat with your fingers. The cookies won’t spread while baking.
  • Bake cookies for 10-12 minutes or until edges are golden brown.
  • Let them cool and store them in an air-proof container.

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Serving: 1 cookie

Calories: 105

Total Fat (g): 7.3

Carbohydrates (g): 8.2

Protein (g): 3.6

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