2 ripe bananas, mashed until smooth & creamy
1/3 cup almond butter (smooth or chunky)
2/3 cup unsweetened applesauce
1 scoop vanilla BioTrust protein powder
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups old fashioned oats
1/4 cup chopped nuts (optional)
1/4 cup carob or chocolate chips (optional)
Preheat oven to 350ºF.
In a large bowl, mix mashed banana and nut butter until completely combined. Add in applesauce, vanilla protein powder, and vanilla extract. Mix until all are completely combined.
Add in oatmeal, nuts (optional), and carob/chocolate chips (optional). Combine well.
Let dough rest for 10 minutes.
Drop cookie dough, by spoonfuls, onto a parchment paper lined cookie sheet. Flatten cookies into circles.
Bake cookies for 20-30 minutes, or until golden brown. Remove from oven, and let rest on cookie sheet for 5 minutes before moving to cooling rack.
When cookies are completely cool, store in a covered container.
Makes about 16 cookies. Serving is 2 cookies.