So I have made Chocolate Chip Chickpea Cookies and Chocolatey Avocado Chickpea Cookies. Now I am playing with one of my other favourite flavours, cinnamon. Even though chocolate is my favourite flavour, I would have to say that cinnamon is probably a close second.

Now I could have called this an “oatmeal” raisin cookie, but it’s not. No oatmeal. It does remind me of one though, which is fabulous! Nice and chewy goodness!

 

Cinnamon Raisin Avocado Chickpea Cookies

Cinnamon Raisin Avocado Chickpea Cookies (Gluten Free/ Grain Free/ Vegan/ Dairy Free/ Egg Free/ Refined Sugar Free)

1 c. chickpeas- cooked and rinsed

1 ripe avocado- peel and pit removed

1/2 c. nut or seed butter

1/3 c. maple syrup (or honey if not vegan)

2 tsp. black strap molasses

1 tsp. baking powder

3 tsp. ground cinnamon

1 tsp. ground ginger

1/4 tsp. ground nutmeg

1/2 c. raisins

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Put all ingredients except raisins into food processor. Pulse until mixed and smooth scraping down sides as needed. Add in raisins, only pulse two times just to mix through.

Line cookie sheets with parchment paper. Using two teaspoons or a one inch scoop line dough onto cookie sheets leaving approximately one inch between each. Flatten cookies slightly with  a fork if desired. Bake for 18-20 minutes. 

Cinnamon-Raisin Avocado Chickpea Cookies

Store in a sealed container on counter for up to five days or in the freezer.

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8 comments on “Cinnamon Raisin Avocado Chickpea Cookies (Gluten Free/ Grain Free/ Vegan/ Dairy Free/ Egg Free/ Refined Sugar Free)”

  1. Wow – these look and sound great! I never would have thought of putting in avocado into cookies, but it sounds really good. Thanks so much for sharing this over at Healthy Vegan Fridays. I have pinned your recipe to our Pinterest Board.

    • I started putting avocados in cookies with my Chocolate Avocado Chickpea cookies, because a friend of mine was fighting cancer and I wanted to make her treats with more healthy fats in them 🙂

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