Cookie lovers, you’re in for a treat. These cookies contain simple substitutions that taste great and keep your blood sugar levels in check, whether they’re low-fat, sweetened with dried fruits, or made with whole wheat flour.
Cookies belong in everyone’s diet, and these decadent (but good-for-you!) recipes are here to prove it.
From banana oatmeal to peanut butter and chocolate chip flavors, this list has lots of healthy cookies for everyone.
10 Low Calorie Cookie Recipes
1.Banana Coconut Cookies
All you need is just Two-Ingredients, Banana and unsweetened coconut flakes, a food processor, and a baking sheet. It doesn’t get much simpler than that.
Recipe : Preheat the oven to 350° F. Grease a baking pan, set aside. Pulse the two ingredients in a food processor until very well combined, Shape into discs, then set on the greased cookie sheet and bake in the preheated oven for 25 minutes or until golden.
2.Vegan Peanut Butter Cookies
Rich and chewy cookies made simply with Three-Ingredients: peanut butter, almond flour, and maple syrup mean everybody wins, no matter their dietary needs.
Recipe : Preheat the oven to 350° F. Grease a baking pan, set aside. Combine the peanut butter and maple syrup in a medium mixing bowl and mix until creamy. Slowly add the almond meal until it makes one solid dough ball. Bake around 10 minutes or until the bottoms are golden brown.
3.Paleo Chocolate cookies
Four-Ingredients are only needed for this recipe, shredded coconut, cocoa powder, coconut cream, and your fav sweetener, these sugar-free, no-bake bites just seem too good to be true.
Recipe : In a high-speed blender, add the shredded coconut, cocoa powder and granulated sweetener of choice and mix or blend until combined. Add your chilled coconut cream and mix or blend until a thick batter remains. Using your hands, form the dough into small balls. Once all the balls are formed, place them on a lined plate or tray. Press down on each ball to form a cookie shape.
4.Gluten-free Chocolate chip cookies
These five-ingredient, have an almond-butter base, but the addition of lots of chopped dark chocolate makes them taste less like almond cookies and more like wonderfully nutty chocolate chip cookies.
Recipe : Line a baking sheet with parchment paper or silicone baking mats. Stir the almond butter, sugar, egg, and baking soda together in a large bowl. Fold in the chopped chocolate. Scoop the cookie dough and form it into balls and bake the cookies for about 12 minutes at 350°F.
All you need is 1/2 Cup of Tahini (135g), 1/3 Cup of Maple Syrup or Honey (80ml), 1/2 Teaspoon of Vanilla Essence, 1 Cup of Ground Almonds (120g), 1/2 Teaspoon of Baking Powder, 2 Tablespoons of Sesame Seeds.
Recipe : Mix Wet Ingredients: Whisk together the tahini, maple syrup and vanilla essence. Mix dry ingredients: combine the ground almonds and baking powder. Add the dry ingredients into the wet and mix well until you have a sticky-ish dough. Line a baking tray with parchment paper. Roll the dough into small balls and then roll them in the sesame seeds. Use your palm to press the balls down into cookie shapes. Bake at 180’C for 10-11 minutes, then leave them to cool .
6.Keto Peanut Butter Cookies
These luxurious keto-friendly bites require exactly no baking. Simply combine peanut butter, natural sweetener, eggs, sweetener, almond flour, and vanilla optional
Recipe : Pre-heat oven to 350F. Add all the ingredients to a medium-large mixing bowl. Stir with a spatula until fully and mixed through. Scoop out dough using a cookie scoop and shape it into a ball. Place on a baking sheet and flatten with a fork. Drizzle with salt if desired. Bake 12 minutes. Cool for 10 minutes before serving.
7.Carrot Cake Oatmeal Cookies
Delicious oatmeal carrot cake cookies are the perfect cookie to eat anytime! They’re made with oats, unsalted butter, whole wheat flour, grated carrots, cinnamon, nutmeg, and raisins.
Recipe : These cookies are pretty easy to mix up and pop in the oven! Here is the recipe by Fitfoodiefinds.
8.3-Ingredient Coconut Cookies
Looking for a grain-free version? Just reach for these 3-Ingredients, coconut, bananas, and oats. Start by Preheating the oven to 180 C/350 F.
Recipe : Mix shredded coconut and the oats in a food processor and run until they look like panko crumbs. Add the sliced bananas and pulse to a paste. now form cookies on the tray, then bake the cookies for an app. 20 minutes. Keep a close look at them at the end of the baking.
Rich almond butter, cocoa powder and coffee come together for the ultimate fine-dining experience in your very own kitchen. The simple and nutritious ingredients like oat flour, cocoa powder, ground coffee, nonfat milk, almond butter and stevia .
Recipe : Mix all ingredients. Roll mixture into ten balls and flatten. Can either refrigerate the cookie or bake at 350° F for 8 minutes. Both ways are equally delicious!
10.Dark Chocolate Avocado Cookies
It’s hard to not obsess over an avocado period, let alone one that’s actually a dessert. After all, the beloved fruit is a waist-whittling saviour.
Recipe : Preheat oven to 350°F. Put mashed avocado and natural sweetener, eggs and beat on high speed until well combined. Add unsweetened cocoa powder, water and baking soda and beat until well combined. Add chocolate chips and combine on low speed until evenly distributed. Drop by rounded tablespoon onto prepared baking sheets and bake for 10 minutes.