When it is holiday season, most of us are looking for dessert recipes that are tasty, but will not cause weight gain. With this in mind, in today’s article, we will show you how to make the tastiest fat-burning cookies with coconut.
Abundant in protein, they will satisfy your cravings and prevent overeating, which is great if losing weight is on your mind. Unlike the unhealthy store-bought desserts filled with refined sugar and numerous other unhealthy ingredients, these cookies are abundant in nutrients, rich in flavor, and pleasant for the belly.
Moreover, they make an excellent pre-workout snack because they supply you with protein, fiber, healthy fats, and carbs and will help you go through with even the hardest of workouts. Cool, right? Come on, let us check out the recipe together…
DIY Coconut Cookies
You will need:
1.5 cups of shredded coconut flakes, sugar-free
½ cup of almonds, chopped
½ cup of protein powder
¼ cup of raw honey
A tsp of vanilla
A tsp of cinnamon
2 tbsp of coconut oil
1/8 cup of water
Preparation: First, preheat the oven to 300 degrees Fahrenheit. Put the ingredients in a bowl and mix them well to get a homogeneous texture. If the mixture is crumbly, add a tbsp of coconut oil or a bit of water.
In case it is too liquid, add more protein powder. Then, line a baking tray with parchment paper and scoop the cookies with a regular spoon. Put the tray in the oven and bake for 15 to 20 minutes. Enjoy!
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