Best gluten free chocolate chip cookies

Best gluten free chocolate chip cookies


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About this recipe: These gluten free cookies are made with low GI agave nectar, a natural fructose sweetener which is low on the Glycaemic Index. You can find it in larger supermarkets and health shops.


Makes: 2 dozen cookies

  • 280g ground almonds
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda
  • 110ml rapeseed oil
  • 110ml agave nectar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 75g dark chocolate, chopped

Prep:15min  ›  Cook:10min  ›  Extra time:20min cooling  ›  Ready in:45min 

  1. Preheat the oven to 180 C / Gas 4.
  2. In a large bowl, combine ground almonds, salt and bicarbonate of soda. In a medium bowl combine rapeseed oil, agave nectar and vanilla. Stir wet ingredients into the almond mixture until thoroughly combined. Fold in chocolate chips.
  3. Spoon dough 1 heaping teaspoon at a time onto a parchment lined baking tray, pressing down with palm of your hand to flatten. Bake in the preheated oven oven for 7 to 10 minutes, until lightly golden. Cool cookies on the baking trays for 20 minutes, then serve.

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Delicious although they came out all flat and too oily. Will adjust accordingly next time. - 29 Jan 2014

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