Applesauce-Almond Butter Cookies
These sweet cookies make for a delicious and nutritious alternative to the traditional peanut butter cookies. Just like peanut butter cookies, theyʼre protein-packed and a favorite with kids!
Makes: 24Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 30 minutesDifficulty: Easy
- 2 cups rice flour
- 1 tsp. baking powder
- 1 cup natural almond butter
- 1⁄4 cup unsweetened applesauce
- 1⁄2 cup agave nectar
- 1 egg
- Preheat the oven to 350°F and prepare a baking sheet with aluminum foil and olive oil spray.
- In a large mixing bowl, combine the flour and baking powder, and blend well.
- Add the almond butter, applesauce, agave nectar, and egg to the dry ingredients, and mix to combine.
- Drop the cookie mix onto the baking sheet in rounded heaping teaspoons.
- Bake for 10 to 15 minutes, or until golden brown.