Super yummy, gluten-free, low-carb chocolate chip cookies recipe

December 23, 2011 by admin Leave a reply »

Jeff has been the parent baking with Carter lately. He discovered this gluten-free, low-carb, higher-protein recipe for chocolate chip cookies from Healthy Fellow. I’ve happily (and quickly) consumed the results. Last night, Jeff and I baked the cookies together. By this afternoon, they were all gone—not even one left for a photo.

A vanilla note: The original recipe calls for 2 tablespoons of vanilla, to mask the almond taste and increase the antioxidants. With this batch I used 2 teaspoons—I like the almond taste—so if you’re running short on vanilla, rest assured, it’s a forgiving recipe.

A sweet note: It’s likely that you don’t have the natural sweeteners erythritol and stevia in your pantry. If your grocery store doesn’t carry them, try a health food store. It’s worthwhile to seek them out and experiment with them as a sugar substitute in other contexts; for example, Jeff replaced sugar with stevia for his coffee quite a while ago.

Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookies

3 cups almond flour, sifted

½ teaspoon baking powder

½ teaspoon salt

¾ cup butter, preferably grass-fed, melted

½ cup erythritol

1 teaspoon powdered stevia

2 eggs, preferably organic omega-3 room temperature (place in bowl of warm water to bring to room temperature more quickly)

2 tablespoons vanilla extract

½ cup dark-chocolate chips

Preheat the oven to 350°F. Line two baking sheets with parchment paper (or silicone baking liners). In a mixing bowl, whisk together the almond flour, baking powder, and salt. In a separate bowl, whisk together the butter, erthritaol, and stevia; add the eggs one at a time, then the vanilla. Add the liquid mixture to the dry ingredients and mix until combined (do not overmix). Fold in the chocolate chips evenly. Drop 12­–14 rounded tablespoons of dough (I love my cookie scoop) on each prepared baking sheet. Bake for 20 minutes or until the edges begin to brown. Remove from the oven and cool on the sheet for 10–15 minutes, then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.

Adapted from Healthy Fellow

Advertisement

21 Responses

  1. Shawn S. says:

    I am totally passing this on to my neighbor whose daughter has a gluten allergy. Thanks for piloting out the recipe and posting your tips. I know she will appreciate that!

  2. I’ve read some excellent stuff here. Certainly worth bookmarking for revisiting. I wonder how a lot effort you place to create this sort of magnificent informative site.

  3. Although these sites are charging for their services but these charges are peanuts in comparison to the privileges that they offer.
    Two fingers pressed to the lips, down to the stone,
    and I’m up and gone. Voyager, led by Captain Kathryn that take you and its members of this ship deep into far regions of space.

    Feel free to visit my webpage; Family Guy The Quest For Stuff Cheat

  4. Steve Austin occurred and as a result, a man’s career launched literally thanks to passing out.
    These are the WCW matches that in MY opinion are the prime 20 and I advise each wrestling
    fan ought to attempt to see them. I have ridden all the ones listed and would love to
    get the courage to ride the King da Ka in Six
    Flags Great Adventure and Top Thrill Dragster at Cedar Point.

    Check out my web-site: Nitro Nation Cheat

  5. Such are the ingredients of Adiphene that its one finest
    selling level is the shortage of dangerous uncomfortable side effects.
    Adiphene the new weight loss formula is now available with the power of 11 different fat burners to boost weight loss.

    Adiphene Weight Loss Supplements Offers a
    Unique 25% Discount n select package fr Online
    B Worldwide If the online critiques are something to go
    by, Adiphene is an efficient weight-loss option.

    Feel free to surf to my web blog adiphene diet pill

  6. facebook says:

    Don’t worry, I’m not going to jump on the bandwagon and whine about how frustrating it is, or rant about why I
    think things should be different. If you choose the new album option, you can assign the album a name, description, and location. If you’ve got other requirements like large file
    transfers, data encryption, video streaming capabilities, server locations, or access to USA or UK restricted sites, you’re going to have to look
    a bit deeper to find exactly what you’re looking for.

    Take a look at my weblog facebook

Leave a Reply