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September 11, 2018

Healthy Recipe: Faux Cookies

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Practicing healthy eating habits doesn’t mean you have to give up all of your favorite snacks. Low in both calories and carbs, this Faux Cookies recipe from Independence LIVE’s weekly Healthy Cooking Class will satisfy your cravings without derailing your nutritional goals.

Faux Cookies

Prep Time: 5 min. Cook Time: 20 min. Servings: 24

2.5 cups chickpeas, drained and rinsed
4 teaspoons vanilla extract
1.5 cups peanut butter
2 tablespoons honey
2 teaspoons baking powder
½ cup semi-sweet chocolate chips


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Food process all ingredients except chocolate chips.
  3. Fold in chocolate chips. Roll into balls and place on un-greased baking sheets.
  4. Bake for 10 minutes and enjoy.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving: 50 Cal, 65mg Sodium, 3g Fat, 5g Carbs, 1.5g Protein

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