Vegan Pumpkin Chocolate Cookies
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Serves: 12-14 cookies
 
Simply A (RD) Fact: Pumpkin is a good source of vitamin A, which is important for eye health!
Ingredients
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 1½ teaspoon baking soda
  • 1½ teaspoon baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 1½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ¼ teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • ¼ teaspoon ground allspice
  • ½ cup granulated sugar
  • ¼ cup brown sugar
  • ¼ cup unsweetened applesauce
  • ¼ cup vegetable oil
  • 1 cup pumpkin puree - squeezed dry in a clean tea towel
  • ¾ cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • ½ cup mini semi-sweet chocolate chips
Instructions
  1. In a large bowl, combine flour, oats, baking soda, baking powder, salt, cinnamon, nutmeg, and allspice. Whisk to combine.
  2. In a bowl, combine vegetable oil, granulated sugar, brown sugar, applesauce, and pumpkin puree. Whisk to combine.
  3. Pour wet ingredients into dry ingredients - stir to combine. Add in the chocolate chips and fold into the batter. Chill the batter for at least thirty minutes.
  4. Preheat the oven to 325 degrees. Line rimmed baking sheets with parchment paper. Portion out quarter-cup portions of dough onto the baking sheets. Bake the cookies for 12-15 minutes until puffed and golden. Cool on wire racks before enjoying!
Nutrition Information
Serving size: 1 cookie Calories: 248 calories Fat: 10gm Saturated fat: 4gm Carbohydrates: 39gm Sodium: 320mg Fiber: 3gm Protein: 3gm Cholesterol: 0mg
Recipe by Simply A (RD) Foodie at http://simplyrdfoodie.com/vegan-pumpkin-chocolate-cookies/