Choco-Chip Nut Butter Cookies

It’s late at night. You’re craving something sweet and decadent but don’t want to overindulge before bed. Story of my life! In these instances my go-to recipe are CHOCO-CHIP NUT BUTTER COOKIES (see recipe below). It’s the perfect combination of sweet and salty and they’re so decadent you only need 1 or 2 cookies to satisfy a craving. The healthy omega-3 fatty acids, protein, and fibre in the nut butter will help you feel full, while the chocolate satisfies your sweet craving. Only 10 minutes to make and 10 minutes to bake!

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INGREDIENTS

  • 1 cup of the nut butter of your choice (I usually use peanut butter or almond butter. You can also use sunbutter if you’re allergic to nuts)
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup raw honey
  • 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips
  • 1/4 cup flax meal
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp sea salt
  • Optional: Cinnamon

DIRECTIONS

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Mix all of the ingredients together in a large bowl
  3. Form small balls and place on a baking sheet
  4. Bake for 10 minutes
  5. Enjoy!

Makes about 1.5 dozen cookies

Happy baking!

ALIFIT ❤