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Crispy Quinoa Cookies

Orange Icon  Crispy Quinoa Cookies

Orange Icon  Crispy Quinoa Cookies

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Submitted by: Isabel De Los Rios

Prep Time: 10 Minutes

Cook Time: 15 Minutes

Servings: 8

A gluten-free recipe for yummy quinoa cookies!

  • 1/2 c. honey, raw, unfiltered, organic
  • 1/2 c. butter, unsalted, organic, raw or unpasteurized, grass-fed/pastured
  • 1/2 c. nut butter, any kind, organic
  • 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract, organic
  • 1 c. flour, brown rice, organic
  • 3/4 c. quinoa flakes, organic
  • 1/4 tsp. baking soda, pure
  • 1/4 tsp. sea salt, unrefined and pure
  • 1/2 c. nuts, chopped, your favorite, organic

Preheat oven to 350°F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Beat together honey, butter, nut butter, and vanilla in a medium sized bowl until creamy. Combine rice flour, quinoa flakes, baking soda, and salt in a small bowl. Add to honey mixture and beat until well blended. Stir in nuts if desired. Drop round teaspoon sized portions about 2 inches apart onto baking sheet. Bake for 12-15 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool for 1 minute before removing from cookie sheet.