5 Ingredient Power Cookies

5-Ingredient Power Cookies

Yield: 12 Cookies

Prep Time:10 minutes

Cook Time:15 minutes

Total Time:25 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 1.5 cups almond meal/flour
  • 1/4 cup maple syrup
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil
  • 1/4 cup sunflower seeds (unsalted)
  • 1/4 cup mini chocolate chips (be sure to choose vegan chips if you want to keep this recipe vegan)
  • *optional: pinch of kosher salt

Directions:

  1. Pre heat oven to 350º F.
  2. Line a rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper or a silat mat and set aside.
  3. In a large bowl, combine almond flour, maple syrup, coconut oil, sunflower seeds, chocolate chips and salt (if using). Mix until a dough has formed.
  4. Scoop a heaping tablespoon of dough and roll into a ball, then flatten with into a cookie shape. These cookies don’t spread so you want to create the cookie shape before baking.
  5. Place on baking sheet and repeat until you have used all of the dough (you should end up with 12 cookies).
  6. Bakes for 15 minutes or until golden brown and cooked through. Cool and enjoy.
Nutrients per cookie: Calories: 177; Total Fat: 14.5g; Saturated Fat: 5.5g; Cholesterol: 0mg; Sodium 5mg, Carbohydrate: 11g; Dietary Fiber: 1.8g; Sugars: 7.1g; Protein: 3.7g