CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES (DIABETIC FRIENDLY)

Chocolate Chip Cookies (diabetic Friendly)

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

penny jordan

By
@PennyLJ55

This recipe comes from a cookbook called: "America's Best Cookbook for Kids With Diabetes".
(I figured it is a pretty good cookbook for anyone with diabetes though)...It was written in 2005 by C Bartley. A friend gave me the book and the recipes that I have tried are awesome.

Rating:

★★★★☆ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
36 cookies (1 per serving)
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

  • 'DIABETIC-FRIENDLY' - CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE - 'GIFT IN A JAR'

  • COMBINE THE FOLLOWING 5 INGREDIENTS IN A LARGE BOWL:

  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1/2 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • IN A LARGE BOWL MIX UNTIL LIGHT AND FLUFFY:

  • 1 c
    margerine, softened
  • ADD:

  • 2 large
    eggs
  • 2 Tbsp
    1 % milk
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla
  • STIR IN FIRST 5 INGREDIENTS UNTIL WELL COMBINED, THEN ADD:

  • 2 1/3 c
    quick cooking rolled oats
  • 1/2 c
    mini semi-sweet chocolate chips

How to Make CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES (DIABETIC FRIENDLY)

Step-by-Step

  1. RECIPE MAKES: 36 cookies
    Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C).
    Baking sheets, un-greased.
    In A Large Bowl:
    Stir together flour, baking soda and salt and sugars.
  2. In Large Bowl:
    Using an electric mixer, beat margarine until light and fluffy.
    ADD: Eggs, milk and vanilla and beat well.
    STIR IN: Flour/ sugar mixture and mix well.
    STIR IN: Oats and chocolate chips.
  3. Drop BY HEAPING TABLESPOONFULS:
    About 2" apart, onto un-greased baking sheets.
    BAKE: In preheated oven (350 degrees F)for 16 - 18 minutes, or until slightly golden brown.
    COOL: On baking sheets for 5 minutes, then remove to rack to cool completely.
    TIP: If you prefer to bake with artificial sweetener, your finished product will have a a better texture if you substitute it for only SOME of the sugar.
    ALSO: Do you like your Chocolate Chip Cookies crisp or soft?
    Make crisp cookies by baking them for the maximum time suggested or make soft cookies by cooking then about 2 minutes less than minimum suggested baking time.
    Dietitian's Message:
    Rolled oats add texture to this classic cookie and contain soluble fiber, which will help slow the absorption of glucose from the chocolate chips and sugar.
    Serve with milk for an energizing snack.
  4. EXCHANGES PER SERVING (1 Cookie)
    1/2 - Starch, 1/2 - Other Carbohydrate, 1 - Fat.
    NUTRIENT ANALYSIS PER SERVING:
    Calories - 145, Protein - 2g, Fat 7g, Saturated Fat - 1g,
    Carbohydrate - 20g, Fiber - 1g,
    Net Carbs -19 g,
    Cholesterol - 12 mg, Sodium - 134 mg.
  5. GIFT TAG: "GIFT IN a JAR"
    DIABETIC FRIENDLY CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES
    Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C).
    Baking sheets, un-greased.
    In A Large Bowl stir together: Flour, baking soda, salt and sugars.
    Using an electric mixer in a large bowl, beat margarine until light and fluffy.
    ADD: Eggs, milk and vanilla and beat well.
    STIR IN: Flour/ sugar mixture and mix well.
    STIR IN: Oats and chocolate chips.
    Drop BY HEAPING TABLESPOONFULS:
    About 2" apart, onto un-greased baking sheets.
    BAKE: In preheated oven (350 degrees F) for 16 - 18 minutes,
    or until slightly golden brown.
    COOL: On baking sheets for 5 minutes, then remove to rack to cool completely.
    TIP: If you prefer to bake with artificial sweetener, your finished product will have a a better texture if you substitute it for only SOME of the sugar.

    ALSO: Do you like your Chocolate Chip Cookies crisp or soft?
    Make crisp cookies by baking them for the maximum time suggested or make soft cookies by cooking then about 2 minutes less than minimum suggested baking time.
    Dietitian's Message:
    Rolled oats add texture to this classic cookie and contain soluble fiber, which will help slow the absorption of glucose from the chocolate chips and sugar.
    Serve with milk for an energizing snack.

Printable Recipe Card

About CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES (DIABETIC FRIENDLY)




Show 4 Comments & Reviews

8 Make at Home Stir-Fry Recipes

8 Make at Home Stir-Fry Recipes


Have a craving for stir-fry but don’t want to grab take out? Well, we’ve found 8 stir-fry recipes you can make at home. Stir-fry recipes can typically be prepared quickly which is ideal if you’re looking for a last-minute meal. From chicken to beef and veggie, these restaurant-quality recipes are loaded with flavor and delicious […]

16 Quick-Fix Winter Dinner Ideas

16 Quick-Fix Winter Dinner Ideas


Dinners in under 60 minutes! For those nights where you need to get dinner on the family ASAP, these quick-fix dinners are here to help. Who says that homemade delicious meals require hours to make? These yummy, family-friendly dinners only need an hour from start to finish. Scroll down for classic recipes, new dinner ideas, […]

Vegetarian Dinner Ideas for Meatless Monday

Vegetarian Dinner Ideas for Meatless Monday


Bored of eating the same old, same old? Looking to make a change to your menu? One of the easiest ways to do it is to have Meatless Monday. It’s a great way to try vegetarian recipes not normally in the weekly rotation. Trust us, your family won’t be sacrificing anything. Mondays won’t be a […]