A chocolate no bake cookie recipe can also be raw cookies that do not have to be baked in an oven before you eat them. And this type of cookie can offer you more nutrition as well.
Raw cookies can be made by using flax seeds and nuts instead of using the over-processed white flour that's found in most cookie recipes.
A dehydrator can also be used to replace your oven to make your chocolate no bake cookie recipe or raw cookies. This way they'll have a more crunchy texture, but still remain raw.
1 cup of Shredded Coconut (Unsweetened)
1/4 cup Coconut Oil
3 tbsp. of Cocoa Powder
3 tbsp. of Maple Syrup (or Raw Liquid Sweetener)
1/2 tsp. of Vanilla
1 tbsp. of Ground Flax Seeds
Mix dry and wet ingredients together.
Form into balls and then put into the freezer to harden.
Sprinkle macaroons with shredded coconut flakes.
100 grams of Soaked Raw Almonds
80 grams of Ripe Banana
30 grams of Pitted Dates
15 grams of Whole Flax Seeds
15 grams of Filtered Water
15 grams of Shredded Coconut (Unsweetened)
1/2 tsp. of Cinnamon
1 tsp. of Vanilla
Pinch of Sea Salt
Optional: Dust with Raw Cacao Powder
Soak whole flax seeds with filtered water for a few minutes or up to a couple hours.
Blend soaked almonds, pitted dates, shredded coconut, peeled banana, cinnamon, vanilla, and sea salt in a food processor until doughy consistency is reached.
Mix in soaked flax seeds and scoop cookies onto a meshed dehydrator tray.
Dehydrate cookies for 24 hours at 113 degrees F.
As you can see, the ingredients for raw cookies is a bit different than the usual baking ingredients.
You can try using different types of soaked nuts to grind into a "flour" to replace the conventional baking flours. And using soaked flax seeds as a binder to help hold the shape of your cookies together is a healthy idea.
There are a few different types of raw sweeteners that you could play around with to replace conventional baking sugars as well.
Also, using stevia in combination with another sweetener would cut down on the amount of sugar in your chocolate no bake cookie recipe.
Once you learn new techniques on how to make raw cookies using raw ingredients and other tools such as a dehydrator, you will be able to create wonderful raw cookies to enjoy a healthier you.
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