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Dark Chocolate Amaranth Cookies (with gluten free options)

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Delicious, flavor filled cookies that aren't all that bad for you. Unfortunately, if you're like me you'll neutralize any health benefits by eating way too many of them!

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1 c. whole-wheat flour (or gluten free flour mix of choice)
1 c. old-fashioned oats, ground
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/4 c. coconut oil, melted
1/4 cup applesauce
2/3 c. coconut sugar (or brown sugar)
2 large eggs
1 T. vanilla extract
1/2 cup cocoa powder
1 tablespoon honey
3/4 cup cooked amaranth, cooled
1/2 c. chocolate melts or chocolate chunks
1/2 cup chopped almonds
1/2 cup dried cherries
In a medium bowl, whisk together whole-wheat flour, oats, salt, baking powder, and baking soda. In another (large bowl) mix together melted coconut oil and apple sauce. Stir in coconut sugar. Add eggs and...
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Nutritions

Calories
215

Sodium
132mg
5% DV

Fat
4g
6% DV

Protein
5g
10% DV

Carbs
39g
13% DV

Fiber
5g
20% DV