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Chocolate Chip Protein Cookies
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Chocolate Chip Protein Cookies 

Healthy high protein choc chip cookies. Gluten free dairy free refined sugar free.
Keyword Dairy Free, Egg Free, Gluten Free, Grain Free, Refined Sugar Free, Soy Free
Servings 8

Ingredients

Instructions

  • Make chia egg* and set aside. 
  • In a mixing bowl combine dry ingredients, protein powder, coconut sugar, coconut flour and almond meal.
  • Add wet ingredients almond butter, vanilla, chia egg and almond milk and combine well. 
  • Mix through chocolate chips. 
  • Mix through chocolate chips. Heat oven to 180°C. 
  • Heat oven to 180°C. Roll tablespoon portions of the cookie dough into shape and place onto a lined baking tray. Place in fridge for 15 minutes (this will help the cookies to hold their shape and produce a light, soft and chewy centre). 
  • Bake cookies in the oven for 15-18 minutes or until golden. Allow to cool. 
  • Best enjoyed on the day of baking or store in refrigerator. 

Notes

Recipe notes: 
*Use a good quality protein powder without additives or artificial sweeteners. Most flavours will work in this recipe. A vanilla or chocolate protein would be ideal. I use this plant based protein powder in the ‘vanilla cake batter’ flavour. 
*To make a chia egg, combine 1 tbsp chia seed with 3 tbsp water and allow to sit for 5 minutes for chia seeds to swell. 
  • In this recipe I used coconut water made from coconut water powder and water.