Quinoa Coconut Cookies

Nicole Armstrong

By
@Coleopterra

The first time I made these I was hooked, so delicious and even the kids ate them up proving that sometimes you can disguise healthy ingredients in a cookie!


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Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/3 c
butter, softened
1/3 c
peanut butter
2
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla
3/4 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1/2 c
shredded unsweetened coconut
1 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
baking soda
1 1/2 c
quinoa, cooked
1 c
chocolate chips

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Beat together butter. peanut butter, eggs, vanilla and sugar until smooth
2
In another bowl, combine the flour, coconut, baking powder and baking soda.
Add the dry ingredients to the peanut butter mixture and mix until smooth.
Still in the Quinoa and chocolate chips.
3
Drop spoonfuls of cookie dough onto greased cookie sheet.
Bake at 375 degrees for 9 minutes or until edges are golden
4
Cool on cookie rack

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Low Fat
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtags: #coconut, #quinoa