Oatmeal Flax CookiesSubmitted by: ROWMARE
* 1/4 cup butter
* 1/3 cups honey
* 1 egg
* 1/2 tsp vanilla
* 1 cup whole wheat flour
* 1/2 cup oatmeal
* 2/3 cup ground flax
* 1/4 tsp salt
* 1/2 tsp baking powder
* 1/2 tsp baking soda
* 3/4 cup chopped almonds
For added bling, sprinkle whole flax seeds on top of the cookies before baking.
Low Fat Version: Substitute 1:1 Appliesauce for butter (1/4 cup).
Low Sugar Version: Substitute 1:1 Agave syrup for honey.
Cream butter an honey, then add the egg and vanilla. Mix it together thoroughly.
In another bowl, combine the dry ingredients: flour, oatmeal, flax, salt, baking powder and soda.
Stir into creamed misture. Mix until blended. (add chocolate chips and nuts if desired).
Drop by tablespoon onto ungreased cookie sheet and bake for 7-8 minutes.
Yield: 22 cookies.
Number of Servings: 22
Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user ROWMARE.