Almond-Cranberry Quinoa Cookies Recipe

Looking for an easy Almond-Cranberry Quinoa Cookies recipe? Learn how to make Almond-Cranberry Quinoa Cookies using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kea0005

Makes 24 servings



Ingredient Info: Whole wheat flour and quinoa can be found at better supermarkets and at natural foods stores. Read More http://www.bonappetit.com/recipes/2012/01/almond-cranberry-quinoa-cookies#ixzz1hWSzEVtc

Recipe Ingredients for Almond-Cranberry Quinoa Cookies

1 1/2 cups white whole wheat flour
1 teaspoon kosher salt
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature
1/4 cup sugar
1/4 cup (packed) light brown sugar
1/4 cup honey
2 large eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon almond extract
1 cup cooked quinoa, cooled
1 cup Old Fashioned Oats
1 cup dried cranberries
20 g Almonds Slivered

Recipe Directions for Almond-Cranberry Quinoa Cookies

  1. Preheat oven to 375. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper. Whisk flour, salt, baking powder, and baking soda in a medium bowl. Using an electric mixer, beat butter, both sugars, and honey in a large bowl until light and fluffy, about 3 minutes. Add eggs and extracts; beat until pale and fluffy, about 2 minutes. Beat in flour mixture, 1/2 cup at a time. Stir in quinoa, oats, cranberries, and almonds. Spoon dough in 2-tablespoon portions onto prepared sheets, spacing 1? apart.

  2. Bake cookies until golden, 12?15 minutes. Transfer cookies to a wire rack and let cool. DO AHEAD: Store cooled cookies airtight at room temperature for 1 day, or freeze for up to 1 month.

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Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 39.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
134
Calories from Fat
48
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
5.3g
8%
Saturated Fat
2.7g
14%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
28mg
9%
Sodium
158mg
7%
Potassium
90mg
3%
Total Carbohydrates
19.2g
6%
Dietary Fiber
1.8g
7%
Sugars
7.0g
Protein
3.1g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 2% Iron 4%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D-
    Bad points
  • High in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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