If you are health and weight conscious, it’s easy to suffer from calorie amnesia if you graze though the day. Those little morsels can add up, and quickly. The best way to avoid excess, negative calories, is to ensure you have some guilt free treats on hand.
Today we are sharing with you this healthy carrot walnut cookies whole foods recipe and they refer to them as power cookies as they are great for refuelling after a workout and also the perfect stand in for breakfast bars, desserts and mid afternoon snacks.
Carrot Walnut Cookies Whole Foods Video
As mentioned earlier, Whole Foods is the creator of this recipe and these cookies are slightly sweet and packed with hearty ingredients such as walnuts, rolled oats and carrots. You can make them in big batches and you can also freeze them for up to 1 month.
We have outlined the ingredients list below for you but highly recommend that you watch the video first to see exactly how to make them. Click Play above ^
Healthy Carrot Walnut Cookies Ingredients
- 1 cup raw unsalted walnuts
- 1 cup rolled oats
- 1 cup raisins
- 1/2 cup whole wheat pastry flour
- 1 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
- 2 carrots, grated
- 1 apple, grated
- 1 very ripe banana, mashed
- 1/4 cup apple juice
- full instructions whole foods
Be sure to check out how to make healthy energy balls here