Dark Chocolate and Orange Quinoa Cookies
Who doesn’t love a naughty chocolate treat?! I always preach that you should always have a bit of what you fancy. These chocolate cookies are a slightly more healthy version of a classic favourite and perfect for a snack when those sugar cravings hit.
- 90g of Merchant Gourmet Simply Cooked Red and White Quinoa
- 100g Coconut Oil (melted)
- 65g Brown Sugar
- 50g Demerara Sugar
- 1 Large Egg
- 125g Plain Flour
- 1/4 tsp Baking Soda
- 1/4 tsp pink Himalayan Salt
- 150g Dark Chocolate Chips
- Zest of 1 orange
Preheat the oven to 180 Degrees Gas Mark 4
Mix together the coconut oil and sugar
Add the egg and mix well. Fold in the flour
Add the quinoa, salt, baking soda and chocolate chips
Place in the fridge and leave for 5 minutes
Line a baking tray with greaseproof paper
Spread the mixture over the baking tray and bake for 15 minutes
Remove from the oven. Whilst still hot use a cookie cutter to make the cookies
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