Low Calorie Cookies

6
Susan Feliciano

By
@frenchtutor

I have heard both good things and disappointment about these cookies - got this recipe from a friend and will try them as soon as my current bananas get softer.
These cookies are reported to have about 35 calories each without the optional ingredients.
NOT the world's best cookie. Definitely for those who can't have regular cookies. They taste a little like banana muffins.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
1 dozen
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 2
    very ripe bananas
  • 1 c
    quick oats (not old-fashioned or rolled oats)
  • 2 Tbsp
    mini chocolate chips (optional)
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped nuts (optional)
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped raisins or dried cranberries (optional)

How to Make Low Calorie Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Line cookie sheet with baking parchment and spray with oil. Preheat oven to 350°.
  2. Mash bananas well. Stir in quick oats and any optional ingredients desired. Divide evenly into 12 cookies and place on prepared cookie sheet. Bake about 15 minutes. Cool 5 minutes on pan, then remove to rack to finish cooling.
  3. Added April 8, 2013:
    These cookies taste like banana muffins. So don't expect a real cookie taste. But not bad, considering.

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About Low Calorie Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy




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