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Chocolate Chip Peppermint Cookies

Dive into delicious flavors of Chocolate Chip Peppermint Cookies Cookies for a fall-approved treat sure to make your tastebuds swoon! These gluten-free cookies are made with yummy ingredients like almond butter, crushed peppermint, and sweet maple syrup. These cookies are the perfect combo between your favorite chocolate chip cookies and your favorite seasonal flavors.
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Chill Time 1 hr
Course Dessert
Servings 8 cookies

Ingredients
  

  • 1 cup Almond flour
  • 1 Egg
  • 1 tbsp Avocado oil
  • 1/2 cup Almond butter
  • 1/4 cup Maple syrup
  • dash of Vanilla
  • 1/4 tsp Baking powder
  • 2 tbsp Crushed peppermint
  • 1/3 cup Chocolate chips

Instructions
 

  • In a medium sized mixing bowl, combine your wet ingredients: egg, oil, almond butter, maple syrup, and vanilla. Mix these ingredients together well to break apart any clumps formed by the almond butter.
  • Once smooth, add in the almond flour and baking powder and mix! This should start to form your cookie batter.
  • Then, pour in the crushed peppermint and chocolate chips. Mix well to evenly distribute the add-ins. Feel free to add a little more of each if you want even more holiday flavor.
  • Chill the batter! This step is important, don't skip it.
  • Preheat your oven to 350F and line your baking tray with parchment paper.
  • Use an ice cream scoop to measure out even amounts of cookie dough and lay them on the baking tray, leave a little room in between each cookie. I was able to create 8 large cookies, but feel free to make them a little smaller for more cookies.
  • Bake for about 20 minutes or until slightly golden brown. Let them cool and top with some drizzled chocolate and more crushed peppermint.
Keyword chocolate chip, crinkle cookies, holiday, holiday baking, holidays, peppermint