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The Best Protein Cookies

by Darcy Kammeier MS, RD, LDN December 21, 2020 2 min read

The holiday season is in full swing, along with all the sweets that come with this magical time of year!

They’re EVERYWHERE during the holidays.

The truth is, we believe there's no better time of year to enjoy some of grandma’s delicious desserts! But for those times when you are trying to stay on track with fitness and health goals, but desperately need something that curbs that sweet tooth craving ... we have your solution: Protein cookies.

These protein cookies are delicious, and they’ll help you stay right on track with your goals and enjoy a sweet treat this holiday season (or any other day of the year when you’re just craving a little sweetness).

It is simple, easy, and tastes absolutely incredible. So, whip it up and enjoy these delicious treats this holiday season!

The Best Protein Cookies

Servings: 12 (1 Serving = 1 Cookie)
Prep Time: 5 Minutes
Bake Time: 10-12 Minutes

Ingredients:

  • 2 Ripe Bananas
  • 1 Cup of Quick Oats
  • 2 Scoops of Level-1 (Any Flavor)
  • 3 Tbsp of Shredded Coconut
  • 1 Tbsp of Baking Powder
  • 1/4 Cup of Chocolate Chips

Directions:

1. Preheat the oven to 350℉ and coat a cookie sheet with non-stick spray.

2. In a medium bowl, mash the two bananas to form a paste.

3. Add the quick oats to the banana paste.

4. Mix in your favorite flavor of Level-1 (mine is Ice Cream Sandwich), the shredded coconut, and baking powder.

5. When the dough is formed, fold in the chocolate chips.

6. Use the dough to form 12 equal-sized balls and place them on the cookie sheet.

7. Bake the cookies for 10-12 minutes.

8. Let the cookies cool for a few minutes before digging in!

Macros Per Serving:

Calories: 99
Protein: 5g
Carbs: 13g
Fat: 3g

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Darcy Kammeier MS, RD, LDN
Darcy Kammeier MS, RD, LDN

Darcy Kammeier is a Registered Dietitian, NASM Certified Nutrition Coach, and NASM Certified Personal Trainer.