DASH Diet – Pumpkin Cookies

This recipe can be a go to quick breakfast with a side of fruit and Greek yogurt. You can substitute raisins with golden raisins or even unsweetened cherries, even nuts! This is a DASH diet friendly treat.

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 ¾ cup pureed pumpkin
  • 1/2 cup organic raw honey (melted)
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup coconut oil
  • 1 ½ cups unbleached flour
  • 1 ¼ cup whole wheat flour
  • 1 ½ pumpkin pie spice mix
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 1 cup raisins
  • 1 cup chopped hazelnuts or walnuts

 

DIRECTIONS

Preheat oven to 400 degrees.

Mix together the eggs, pumpkin, honey and oil thoroughly in a large bowl. Gently add in the dry ingredients, then the nuts and raisins (optional). Drop mixture by the spoonful on a pre greased cookie sheet. Flatten each cookie with a fork.

Bake for 10-12 minutes until golden brown.

Enjoy warm!