High Protein Snacks

Chocolate Frosted Cookies | High Protein Snack


Created by Charlotte Helena


 

Chocolate frosted cookies are the perfect solution when you’re in need for a chocolate fix.

Packed with protein, chocolate and flavour, these cookies are guaranteed to be a hit!

Looking for an easy but delicious recipe to bake?

Myprotein has the healthy alternative answer!


Ingredients


For The Cookies:

45g Oats

✓ 50g Chocolate Impact Whey
✓ 3 Tbsp. Cashew Butter
✓ 3 Tbsp. Cacao Powder
✓ Handful Of Almonds– Roughly Chopped
✓ Handful Of Dark/Raw Chocolate- Roughly Chopped
✓ 1 1/2 Tbsp. Coconut Oil
✓ Almond Milk

For The Frosting:

✓ 2 Tbsp. Cashew Butter
✓ Heaped Tbsp Cacao Powder
✓ 2 Tbsp Honey/Agave/Maple Syrup


Method


#1 Preheat your oven to 180c and line a tray with baking paper.

#2 Add the protein powder, oats, cashew butter, cacao and coconut oil into a food processor and blend until everything is well combined.

#3 Add a splash of almond milk and blend again to create a sticky, dough-like mixture. You can always add in more nut butter or coconut oil if the ingredients
aren’t holding together.

#4 Stir through the chopped almonds and chocolate and mould the dough into small cookies. Place the cookies onto the baking tray and cook in the oven for around 11 minutes.

#5 Place the cookies onto the baking tray and cook in the oven for around 11 minutes. Transfer onto a wire wrack and allow to cool.

#6 Transfer onto a wire wrack and allow to cool.

#7 To make the frosting, mix the cashew butter, sweetener of choice and cacao powder until smooth and creamy.

#8 Add a dash of almond milk if needed, to create a thinner consistency.

#9 Spread the frosting over the cookies and garnish with some cacao nibs.


MACROS FOR CHOCOLATE COOKIES

Calories: 180        Protein: 10.1 g          Fat: 10 g          Carbs: 14.4 g               


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