Chocolate Cookies with Hazelnuts

Chocolate Cookies with Hazelnuts

Chocolate Cookies with crispy pieces of hazelnuts and taste of chocolate will be a great snack for any occasion. These Chocolate Cookies with Hazelnuts are much healthier, because they are lactose-free, white refined sugar-free, and wheat flour-free. Enjoy them still warm from the oven with your afternoon tea or coffee.

Chocolate Cookies with Hazelnuts

Cookies are such a popular and easy sweet snack, consisting of the ingredients you almost always have at home. 5 ingredients and 30 minutes of your time and you will have healthy, delicious, and soft Chocolate Cookies with crispy hazelnut pieces.

Chocolate Cookies with Hazelnuts

These delicious cookies are:

  • Lactose-free
  • Chocolatey
  • Dairy-free
  • Chocolatey
  • Nutty
  • Crispy
  • Refined white sugar-free
Chocolate Cookies with Hazelnuts

Tips for making these cookies:

  • To combine the dough use your hands – knead, press, and combine it well.
  • However, if the dough seems too sticky or dry, add a little more flour or plant-based milk or melted coconut oil.
  • Sprinkle your hands with flour to avoid the dough sticking to your palms while making round cookie balls.
  • You can decorate cookies with hazelnut pieces, seeds, berries, or chocolate chips.

Check out these other cookie recipes:

Chocolate Cookies with Hazelnuts

TIME: 15 minutes preparing, 15 minutes baking | SERVINGS: 15

Ingredients:

  • 2 eggs
  • 50g cocoa
  • 190g mixed oat and rice flour (you can use only oat flour as well)
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 40g melted coconut oil
  • 100g coconut sugar
  • 60g chopped hazelnuts

Ingredients:

  1. Preheat the oven to 180°C degrees and line a baking paper over the pan.
  2. Combine all dry ingredients in a large mixing bowl – flour, cocoa, baking powder.
  3. In a separate bowl add eggs, melted coconut oil, and sugar. I used a hand mixer to combine well, you can also use a spoon as well.
  4. Add the wet ingredients and stir slowly. You can use your hands to better combine, mix until you get a thick dough. If the dough seems too sticky or dry, add a little more flour or coconut oil, plant based milk or water.
  5. Mix chopped hazelnuts into the dough.
  6. Sprinkle your hands with flour to avoid the dough sticking to your palms and make round balls.
  7. Place the cookie balls on the prepared baking pan lined with baking paper.
  8. Take a fork and a glass of water, fold the fork into the water and gently press the balls. You can also do it with the palm of your hand.
  9. Bake the cookies for 12 – 15 minutes at 180C.

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Vegan Crunchy Cookies With Chocolate

Vegan Crunchy Cookies with Chocolate

This is an easy cookies recipe, these cookies are vegan, oil-free, dairy-free, and healthy, loaded with peanut butter, nuts, and a sprinkle of dark chocolate pieces. Vegan Crunchy Cookies are easy to make, with no complicated steps.

Vegan Crunchy Cookies With Chocolate

Cookies are a super easy healthy snack that you can bring as a gift to any occasion or grab as a snack whenever you are hungry or want to treat yourself with a tasty dessert.

Vegan Crunchy Cookies With Chocolate

Are these cookies healthy?

These Vegan Crunchy Cookies are healthy because they consist of nuts and peanut butter, which are high in protein. Cookies are refined sugar and white wheat flour-free, with only high nutritional ingredients.

Vegan Crunchy Cookies With Chocolate

How to store Vegan Crunchy Cookies?

You can store the cookies in an airtight container, at room temperature, for up to 4 days, but before storing them, let them cool down to keep the crispiness.

Vegan Crunchy Cookies With Chocolate

You may also like these cookies recipes:

TIME: 10 min preparation, 12-15 minutes baking | SERVINGS: 16 cookies

Ingredients:

  • 80g oat flour (you can use 1/2 oats and other 1/2 muesli)
  • 1 ripe banana
  • 40g coconut sugar
  • 120g nut butter
  • 80g mixed nuts
  • 30g vegan dark chocolate

Instructions:

  1. Preheat the oven to 180°C.
  2. Take a mixing bowl, and mash the banana with a fork.
  3. Blend mixed nuts, but not fully, small nut pieces can remain.
  4. Add all ingredients to the mashed banana and combine well until you get sticky cookie dough.
  5. Cover the pan with a baking sheet.
  6. Take a small piece of the dough and roll it into a ball. Press it down with the palm of your hand or fingers to flatten until you get a form of a cookie.
  7. Bake the cookies for 12-15 minutes.

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Chocolate Covered Rice Cakes with nuts and berries

Chocolate Covered Rice Cakes

These Chocolate Covered Rice Cakes are one of the easiest sweet snacks that you can ever make. Only 2 main ingredients. Feel free to experiment with toppings and make unique tastes, be creative. You can use nuts, fruits, seeds, fruits, etc. You can top the rice cakes with whatever you want.

Chocolate Covered Rice Cakes with nuts and berries

Chocolate Covered Rice Cakes are crispy, light, and easy to make sweet snacks in a rushy week.

Chocolate Covered Rice Cakes with nuts and berries

Topping ideas for rice cakes

  • Almonds, hazelnuts, cashews, peanuts, walnuts
  • Mixed seeds or pumpkin, sesame, and chia seeds
  • Shredded coconut or coconut flakes
  • Blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, cherries
  • Banana slices and other fresh fruits
  • Peanut butter
  • Goji berries
  • Dried fruits
Chocolate Covered Rice Cakes with nuts and berries

How to store Chocolate Covered Rice Cakes?

You can store them in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 1 – 2 weeks, if you used fresh fruits, then check the consistency of them before eating.

You may like these recipes:

TIME: 10 minutes preparing, 30 minutes to harden in the fridge | SERVINGS: 7

Ingredients:

  • 7 rice cakes
  • 100g vegan dark chocolate
  • 1 – 2 handfuls of seeds, nuts, berries, coconut, and fruits
  • 1 tbsp coconut oil (optional)

Instructions:

  1. Take a plate, place rice cakes on it. 
  2. Take another plate, spread over toppings (nuts, seeds, fruits, etc.) for easy access. 
  3. Melt the chocolate at a very low temperature, you can add 1 tbsp coconut oil (optional), which will make the chocolate more liquid and will be easier to cover the rice cakes.
  4. Take a spoon and cover the rice cake with chocolate, add toppings. 
  5. Place the rice cakes in the fridge or freezer to harden the chocolate.  

If you tried this recipe, please leave a comment or tag me in your Instagram post with @healthychoicesbysabine 🙏

Homemade energy bars

HEALTHY HOMEMADE ENERGY BARS

Healthy homemade energy bars are a perfect snack when you are hungry or just craving something delicious or sweet, then this could be your healthy choice. Healthy energy bars are easy and fast to cook, no-bake, sugar-free, and lactose-free.

Homemade energy bars

Choose Healthy Snack – Homemade Energy Bars

You may also like: Plum Nut Bars With Chocolate

Sugar-free Homemade Energy Bars

TIME: 10 minutes | SERVINGS: 8

Ingredients:

  • 200g dates
  • 50g dried apricots or plums
  • 200g almonds
  • 150g pumpkin seeds
  • 2 tbsp cocoa
  • 100g sugar-free vegan or regular dark chocolate

Instructions:

  1. Mash or blend almonds that the nut pieces remain. Place them in the bowl.
  2. Blend dates and apricots, then add cocoa and blend all. (You can soak the dates in cold water for 1-2 hours or faster version soak them in hot water for 10 minutes to get them soft and easy to blend).
  3. Add the mixture to almonds, add pumpkin seeds and mix well.
  4. Smooth out the mixture in a parchment square pan. Press the mixture covering the whole pan.
  5. Melt the chocolate – a heat-proof bowl over a pan of simmering water or use the microwave at 10-15 seconds.
  6. Spread over the chocolate.
  7. Put the pan in the freezer for two hours or until firm. Store in the freezer.

Enjoy and make your body a better place. 🙂

Healthy Chocolate Plum Bars

Healthy Chocolate Plum Bars

Chocolate Plum Bars are one of my favorite energy bars because I love the combination of plums and chocolate. Be careful, I couldn’t stop to eat one after another. 🙂

Chocolate Plum Bars are covered with rich and sweet chocolate, loaded with crunchy hazelnuts and super soft plums. The perfect combination of flavors in every bite. These bars are a chocolatey, nutty, sticky, and sweet healthy snack.

Healthy Chocolate Plum Bars

Chocolate Plum Energy Bars – Healthy Snack

Healthy Chocolate Plum Bars

Healthy Plum Energy Bars are:

  • Vegan
  • Naturally sweetened
  • Refined sugar-free
  • Sticky and chewy
  • Sweet and chocolatey
  • Only 6 main ingredients
  • Easy to make
  • Lactose-free
Healthy Chocolate Plum Bars

You can also try these bars:

Healthy Chocolate Plum Bars

TIME: 10 minutes to prepare, ~ 2 hours to set | SERVINGS: 8

Ingredients:

  • 150g dried plums
  • 50g dates
  • 100g mixed nuts
  • 100g hazelnuts
  • ½ tsp cinnamon
  • 2 tbsp fresh orange juice or other fruit juice
  • 100g dark vegan chocolate

Instructions:

  1. Blend mixed nuts. Nut pieces can remain.
  2. Blend plums, dates, cinnamon, and orange or other fruit juice together until you get a sticky mixture.
  3. Combine both mixtures. I process the mixture by hand to better mix all the ingredients.
  4. Take a rectangular cake pan and spread it with baking paper.
  5. Spread the mixture into an even layer and smooth the surface.
  6. Melt the chocolate at a very low temperature.
  7. Cover the mixture with chocolate.
  8. Put the mixture in the freezer for 2 hours or until firm. Cut in bars.
  9. Store in the freezer or fridge.

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