Ginger Walnut Cookies

Healthy enough to enjoy for breakfast, these not-too-sweet cookies pair perfectly with a warm cup of tea or hot cider.

3.34 from 3 votes
Ginger Walnut Cookies
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
12 mins
Total Time
22 mins
 
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 24 Cookies
Calories: 104 kcal
Author: Carol Kicinski
Ingredients
  • 1 cup creamy roasted almond butter
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 tablespoons blackstrap molasses
  • 1 tablespoon finely grated fresh ginger
  • ½ cup coconut sugar
  • 2 tablespoons coconut flour
  • 2 teaspoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon ground ginger
  • ¼ teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • ¼ teaspoon sea salt
  • ½ cup raw walnuts finely chopped
Instructions
  1. Preheat the oven to 350ºF.
  2. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper.
  3. In a large bowl, combine the almond butter, eggs, molasses, fresh ginger, and coconut sugar.
  4. Mix well.
  5. Add the coconut flour, cocoa powder, cinnamon, baking soda, ground ginger, nutmeg, and sea salt.
  6. Mix to combine.
  7. Stir in the chopped walnuts.
  8. Drop tablespoons of the dough onto the lined baking sheets at least 2 inches apart.
  9. Bake for 12 minutes or until puffed and fragrant.
  10. Cool completely. Store in an airtight container.
Nutrition Facts
Ginger Walnut Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 104 Calories from Fat 63
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7g 11%
Cholesterol 13mg 4%
Sodium 84mg 4%
Potassium 119mg 3%
Total Carbohydrates 7g 2%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 4g
Protein 3g 6%
Vitamin A 0.4%
Calcium 4.8%
Iron 3.6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Disclaimer: All nutrition facts on Simply Gluten Free are meant only as a guide and may differ depending on product brands used or ingredient substitutions. Some errors may occur, so you are encouraged to confirm the recipe’s ingredient and nutrition suitability for your own diet.
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