Dessert: Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies (with Beans) Recipe

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Submitted by color_blue

Makes 36 servings



Modified from Epicurious.com. These cookies are cakey and not so sweet. They are more similar to scones than cookies. As with many healthy baked goods, these are better after they have completely cooled. However, they dry out over time, so eat them within a few days.

Recipe Ingredients for Dessert: Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies (with Beans)

1 1/2 c. old fashioned oats
2 c. whole wheat pastry flour
1 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. baking soda
1/4 tsp. salt
3/4 c. great Northern beans, drained with liquid reserved (cannellini or any white beans will also work)
4 T. butter, softened
1 c. light brown sugar, firmly packed
2 large eggs
2 tsp. pure vanilla extract
1 c. chocolate chips, milk (or m&ms)

Recipe Directions for Dessert: Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies (with Beans)

  1. Lightly coat baking sheets with cooking spray.

  2. In blender or food processor, process oats until finely ground but not powdery. Combine with flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.

  3. In a clean blender or food processor, puree beans and 2 T. reserved bean liquid until smooth. Combine bean puree, butter, sugar, eggs, and vanilla in a separate bowl and beat well.

  4. With the mixer on low speed, beat in oat and flour mixture.

  5. Stir in chocolate chips by hand.

  6. Drop batter (by the tablespoon) onto baking sheets.

  7. Bake at 350F 10 to 15 minutes until centers are firm and edges are lightly browned. Transfer to wire rack to cool.

Categories

Beans, Chocolate, Brunch, Dessert, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 35.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
92
Calories from Fat
29
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
3.2g
5%
Saturated Fat
1.9g
9%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
16mg
5%
Sodium
91mg
4%
Potassium
47mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
13.6g
5%
Dietary Fiber
1.3g
5%
Sugars
6.4g
Protein
1.9g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 3% Iron 6%
* 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 saturated fat
  • High in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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