Almond flour chocolate chip cookies

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Almond flour chocolate chip cookie was a recent find for me.I had heard so much about almond flour from friends and blogger friends that I could not resist picking up a bag  from the store .There are so many recipes out there that you can use almond flour with .So, I began my trials with it .The outcome of baking with it  was simply awesome, the cookies and brownies especially had a wonderful soft texture .Everyone who had them, liked and appreciated them! I would highly recommend baking with it.

Almond flour  as you may know, is a popular alternative to wheat flour , widely used in baking and cooking.For those who have not heard of it , almond flour is made using blanched almonds which are then peeled , dried and powdered. It is especially popular being low in carbohydrates, rich in protein , fibers and gluten-free. The chocolate chip cookies made using this recipe are a little soft compared to the ones made  with regular all purpose flour. They however taste really good .I’m usually not a cookie fan but this one is an exception and I can not seem to resist eating them 🙂 .They almost tastes like a an Indian sweet called ‘burfi’ .It goes best with a cup of your evening tea or coffee .Read on for the full recipe on how to make this delicious dessert.If you have any other favorites to make out of almond flour , I would love to hear in the comments. Happy Baking, enjoy!

5 from 3 votes
Almond flour chocolate chip cookies

Delicious chocolate chip cookies made with blanched and powdered almond flour with toasted walnuts

Ingredients
  • 1/2 cup butter softened to room temperature
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil extra virgin (organic)
  • 3/4 cup coconut sugar or brown sugar unrefined
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 3 cups almond flour
  • 1 1/4 cup chocolate chips ghiradelli (or any other)
  • 2/3 cup toasted walnut bits
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees .Meanwhile get ready with a baking tray and line with a parchment paper

  2. Cream the butter , coconut oil and coconut sugar till it is smooth using a stand mixer

  3. Add the vanilla essence and eggs and make sure it is well incorporated

  4. Add baking soda, salt and 1 cup of almond flour and mix well. Next add the rest of the almond flour one cup at a time and mix well

  5. Fold in the chocolate chips and toasted walnuts with a wooden spoon or spatula

  6. Use a cookie or ice cream scoop about 1 1/2 tbsp and bake for about 11- 13 mins

Recipe Notes
  • coconut sugar can be replaced with brown sugar 
Almond Flour chocolate chip cookie

Delicious Almond Flour chocolate chip cookie

Almond flour cookies

Almond flour cookies have a great soft texture , the toasted walnut bits enhance the taste!

Almond flour cookies

Almond flour cookies pictures before and after baking

Almond flour cookie

close-up view of the cookie with delicious chocolate chips

 

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18 Comments

  • Reply
    iScriblr
    September 12, 2018 at 12:07 am

    This is awesome! Looks scrumptious!😍

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      September 12, 2018 at 1:06 pm

      Thanks a lot Richa, they were indeed very yum !

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    Dippy Dotty Girl
    September 12, 2018 at 2:26 am

    Scrummy! I will take a bag of these please. xx

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      September 12, 2018 at 1:08 pm

      You are most welcome my friend, they were really good. Thanks for the comments!

  • Reply
    Megala
    September 12, 2018 at 6:57 am

    Wow ! These cookies look super delicious !! I like your choice of ingredients.

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      September 12, 2018 at 1:10 pm

      Thank you so much Megala, yes indeed every bite felt good especially thinking about all the wonderful ingredients like almond flour, coconut oil and coconut sugar 🙂

  • Reply
    Lorelle
    September 12, 2018 at 11:14 am

    I love using almond meal in my baking….delicious. Xx

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      September 12, 2018 at 1:12 pm

      Oh ! that’s wonderful Lorelle almond meal is truly a great choice for baking. Thank you so much !

  • Reply
    Smitha
    September 12, 2018 at 11:31 am

    Yumm ! These cookies look incredibly delicious 😍 My favorite would be macaroons and I hope to bake them someday 🙂

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      September 12, 2018 at 1:15 pm

      Thank you so much Smitha! Ah, macaroons sounds like a delicious dessert to make out of almond flour .Hope to see it on your blog soon 🙂

  • Reply
    Diane
    September 14, 2018 at 2:30 pm

    Wow these look so moist and delicious! I have never tried almond flour. Does it change the taste a lot?

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      September 14, 2018 at 2:45 pm

      Thank you so much Diane, the main difference I noticed was that they are very soft and moist with a nutty flavor .The health benefits are also appealing .I would recommend trying it out once if you have not.The ones made with all purpose flour hold up well ,have their own unique taste so I guess it all depends on what each one likes.

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    Vegandvegan
    September 14, 2018 at 2:43 pm

    Can i say yummehhh!!And also,great photography skills!:)

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      September 14, 2018 at 2:46 pm

      Thank you so much for the appreciation! Glad you like it.

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    Anita Malta
    September 16, 2018 at 10:54 am

    Hard to resist, fortunately I can not catch one via my computer 😀

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      September 17, 2018 at 2:34 pm

      Thank you so much for the lovely comment, I wish you could catch one 🙂

  • Reply
    PS
    September 17, 2018 at 9:05 pm

    Looks scrumptious and delicious!!!

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