I love these cookies. Any time I can find a recipe that gives me fruit and whole grains without the sugar, I am thrilled! I did add a touch of honey. You can try them either way. Special thanks to http://onceamonthmom.com. Tell me what you think!
Skinny Monkey Cookies
Jimmie @ Onceamonthmom.com
- 3 bananas
- 2 cups old-fashioned oats
- 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
- 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
- 1/3 cup unsweetened applesauce
- 1 tsp. vanilla extract
- Dash of cinnamon (optional)
Preheat oven to 350°F. Mash bananas in a large bowl, then stir in remaining ingredients. Let batter stand for approximately 20 minutes, then drop by teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheet. Sprinkle with cinnamon if desired. Bake 10-12 minutes.
Cool completely, then place cookies in a freezer bag. Seal, label, and freeze.
47 calories; 7.5 g carbs; 1.6 g fat; 1.5 g protein; 1.3 g fiber