Chocolate Sunflower Protein Cookies

Chocolate Sunflower Protein Cookies Recipe

By Veegs

🔪Prep Time: 15 minutes

👩‍🍳Cook Time: 10 minutes


1 cup dairy-free butter

¾ cup plus 2 tablespoons coconut sugar

2 tablespoons ground chia seeds

2¼ cups whole wheat pastry flour

¼ cup protein powder

1 teaspoon baking soda

½ teaspoon baking powder

¼ teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1 cup dairy-free chocolate chips

¼ cup sunflower seed kernels


1Preheat the oven to 375°F. Cut parchment paper to fit on a baking sheet. Set aside.

2Add the butter and sugar to the bowl of stand mixer and mix together on medium-low speed for 5 minutes.

3Meanwhile, mix ground chia seeds with 6 tablespoons water and set aside.

4Mix together the flour, protein powder, baking soda, baking powder, and salt in a medium bowl.

5Add the vanilla and chia mixture to the butter mixture. Mix until well blended. Mix in the flour mixture a little at a time. On low speed, mix in the chocolate chips and sunflower seeds.

6Form into round balls and set on the prepared baking sheet about 2 inches apart. Flatten to about ½ inch thick. Bake for 8 to 9 minutes.

7Cool on a wire rack.

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