Depending what nuts you've got ... I just mixed whatever I can find ... adding the crunch to the chewy cookies !
Slightly modified below replacing some ingredients not available.
Banana Oat Breakfast Cookies
Makes about 14 - 16 (depending on the size of the measuring cup/spoon used)
3 medium-sized ripe bananas
40g rolls oats
50g peanut butter
1 tablespoon honey
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
38g unsweetened dessicated coconut
40g slivered almonds, walnuts & sunflower seeds
Preheat the oven to 180°C.
In a large bowl mash bananas with the back of a wooden spoon, stir in the oats, peanut butter, honey, vanilla and cinnamon, stir well. Fold in coconut, nuts and raisins and let mixture sit for 10 minutes so oats can absorb moisture.
Using a 1/4 measuring cup fill with mixture and drop onto a parchment lined cookie sheet. (I used a big soup spoon instead, flatten the dough slightly)
Bake for 20 to 25 minutes until golden brown.
Crispy crust and soft chewy, nutty cookies with sweet banana fragrant .... Yummy !
This post is linked to the event; Little Thumbs Up organised by Zoe from Bake for Happy Kids and Doreen from My Little Favourite DIY, hosted by
Faeez from BitterSweetSpicy for March 2015 theme - BANANA
Karen, having cookies for breakfast sounds like a good idea to me hee...hee..ReplyDelete
Phong Hong, occasionally I will just have some cookies (store bought) for breakfast. .. I like to dip it with Milo or chocolate milk ^-^!Delete
Hi Karen, thanks for the shout-out, always nice to have cookies for breakfast!ReplyDelete
Yea agree. Thanks for your sharing too, Cheri.Delete
I like this kind of breakfast!!! With these cookies and a glass of milk, you must be 100% charged.
Totally agree with you Zoe.Delete
These cookies look so healthy.. and I am always for eating cookies for breakfast!ReplyDelete
Indeed a healthy recipe for home-baked cookies ^-^!
I never think to have a healthy cookie for breakfast Karen. I'm not sure why not. I wouldn't hesitate to have a healthy muffin why not a yummy and healthy cookie???ReplyDelete
GREAT idea, Karen...thanks for sharing...
Well, it's always good to have a variety of healthy breakfast to start the day !Delete
Try it, Louise !
Karen, such healthy cookies for breakfast surely makes a perfect start of the day!ReplyDelete
Oh yes, Cheryl ^-^!Delete
Such a healthy and yummy breakfast! I do not make breakfast very often, lazy me!ReplyDelete
I often make quick & easy morning brekkie like soft boiled eggs, ham & egg, sandwiches .... but making these cookies in the morning was 1st time for me ^-^!
These look like a delicious and wholesome breakfast treat!ReplyDelete
Yes Amy, truly enjoyed this wholesome brekkie!Delete
Woah.... this will go well with a cup of kopi O. :PReplyDelete
Seems good ... hope that you like it, Amy !Delete