Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

Delectable oatmeal cookies made with common pantry items give those chocolate cravings a delicious, healthy fix. Whipped honey and butter form a base for creating the most amazing chocolate oatmeal cookies yet.

Makes: 20Hands-on: 20 minutesTotal: 30 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Makes: 20


  • ½ cup unsalted butter, softened
  • ⅔ cup honey
  • 1 large egg, beaten
  • 1¼ tsp. vanilla extract
  • ¼ cup cocoa powder
  • ⅛ tsp. ground cinnamon
  • 1 cup plus 2 Tbsp. white whole-wheat flour
  • ½ tsp. baking powder
  • ½ tsp. sea salt
  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • ½ cup chopped sugar-free chocolate


  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Line 2 large baking sheets with parchment paper.
  • In a large bowl, mix together softened butter and honey. Add egg and vanilla.
  • Add cocoa powder, cinnamon, flour, baking powder, salt, oats, and chocolate chips. Stir to combine.
  • Drop 1 tablespoon rounded spoonfuls onto baking sheets 2" apart. Bake for 10 minutes. Remove from baking sheet and cool on a wire rack.