Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies
Be the first to
rate this recipe!
Create a Recipe Makeover
Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 48
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 79.6
  • Total Fat: 4.2 g
  • Cholesterol: 13.7 mg
  • Sodium: 62.4 mg
  • Total Carbs: 9.3 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.8 g
  • Protein: 2.1 g

View full nutritional breakdown of Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies calories by ingredient
Report Inappropriate Recipe

Submitted by:


A lighter version of my favorite cookie...Uses 2 scoops of protein powder (Makes about 50-60 cookies) A lighter version of my favorite cookie...Uses 2 scoops of protein powder (Makes about 50-60 cookies)
Number of Servings: 48


    1 stick natural butter (1/2 cup)
    1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce
    3/4 cup coconut palm sugar
    2 eggs
    1 teaspoon vanilla
    1/2 teaspoon salt
    1 teaspoon baking soda
    1 3/4 cups whole wheat flour (I used a mix of spelt and organic whole wheat)'
    2 scoops natural whey protein power (2/3 cup)
    1 cup chocolate chips (preferably dark chocolate)
    1 cup chopped pecans


Recipe makes a lot. Easily cut in half in necessary.


Get out a large mixing bowl and put the softened butter and applesuace in it. Measure in the sugars and cream together until it is soft, smooth and fluffy. Add the eggs and beat until it emusifies into a smoothe satiny batter. Add the vanilla and salt; mix well. Now sprinkle in the baking soda, and dump in the flour. Use a big spoon to stir it all up to a nice smooth dough. Add the chocolate chips and pecans and stir again.

Drop the cookie dough by rounded tablespoonfuls onto an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake them at 350 for 10 minutes. They will be a light golden brown and smell terrific! Transfer the cookies to a cooling rack or kitchen towel and bake another batch.

Rate This Recipe

Close email sign up
Our best recipes, delivered Join the millions of people already subscribed Get daily, hand-picked and delicious recipes in your inbox each day. We will never sell, rent or redistribute your email address.

Magic Link Sent!

A magic link was sent to Click on that link to login. The link is only good for 24 hours.