Soft & Chewy Ginger Cookies

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Soft & Chewy Ginger Cookies

Posted by: Jessica Elora on February 14, 2022

Ingredients

  • 2 cups almond flour
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ cup coconut sugar or granulated monk fruit sweetener
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon ground ginger
  • ¼ teaspoon allspice
  • Pinch salt
  • 2 tablespoons Culcherd Original Butter, melted and cooled
  • 3 tablespoons organic molasses
  • 1 flax egg or egg replacer or choice
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup Monkfruit white sugar replacement for coating the cookies before baking

 

Instructions

  1. Combine almond flour, baking soda, sugar, cinnamon, ginger, allspice and salt in a food processor. Pulse to mix (about 6-7 pulses).
  2. Add in melted butter, molasses, flax egg and vanilla. Process for 20-30 seconds until a dough forms.
  3. Transfer the dough into a covered bowl and let it rest in the fridge for 30 minutes.
  4. While the dough is resting in the fridge, line a baking sheet with parchment paper and preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  5. Remove the dough from the fridge. Using a spoon measure 1 ½ tablespoons of dough per cookie and roll between your palms to form a ball (it’s helpful to cover your hands in a light layer of coconut oil to avoid dough sticking to your hands. 
  6. Once the balls are formed, gently roll them in granulated sweetener. Arrange them 2 inches apart from each other on the baking sheet and gently press each cookie to slightly flatten. 
  7. Bake for 10-12 minutes. Allow cookies to cool on baking sheet for at least 10 minutes.