Spoon the cookies into 8 tablespoon size mounds and then flatten and shape into a cookie! Protein Powder: I’ve made this recipe with both a plant-based protein powder as well as a whey-based and we recommend going whey even though they both work. This recipe requires 1 cup of DRY vanilla protein powder, so be sure you have enough before you start baking. I have also baked with Dymatize Elite XT and Protein Pow Whey Protein Powder which work equally well. Whey concentrate would be my second choice. Weight-Watchers note: For the peanut butter variety if you divide the recipe into 10 cookies, each has 3 SmartPoints. #7 To make the frosting, mix the cashew butter, sweetener of choice and cacao powder until smooth and creamy. How to make high protein cookies? Don’t lie. 5.) Mix well. Just keep in mind the plant-based proteins are much less absorbent, so you may need less applesauce, and to skip the almond milk. Instructions. Would you eat cookies more often if they were healthy, high in protein, and delicious? When it comes to high protein snacks and desserts, I love peanut butter protein bars, chocolate protein bars, and these protein powder cookies. Mix almond butter and water until combined. In my experience, nothing else is a true substitute for baking. Made with whey protein and peanut butter, yet high in fiber and delicious, these cookies are chewy and and taste just like the traditional peanut butter cookies. May 14, 2020 - Explore Amy Baumgardner's board "Protein Powder Cookies", followed by 264 people on Pinterest. Add Warrior Blend protein and cocoa. The protein powder alone may make your cookies sweet enough, but if not, you can also use coconut sugar, erythritol, or stevia Mix well. You can use whatever whey you have on hand, but some work better than others. The whey protein powder cookie did end up to be slightly flatter but the taste was better, in my opinion. You know EXACTLY what raw cookie dough should feel like. Protein cookies are one of the many reasons this is the greatest time in history to be alive. You can use a whey protein OR plant-based protein! Whey protein powders as a rule tend to bake a little on the dry side, so if you have to use a whey protein, try reducing the baking time to 8-10 minutes to avoid dryness. 4.) For example, in this recipe every ingredient (peanut butter, protein powder, almond flour and eggs) contain high amounts of protein… Try the recipe yourself! Plus the soft, sweet vanilla flavor adds a flavor POW to these simple, cake-like-cookies. If you divide it into 12 cookies, each has 2 SmartPoints. If yes, then this Protein Chocolate Chip Cookies recipe is going to be your taste buds new best friend! Yep, all six cookies total just 400 calories! I used Quest Protein Powder in Vanilla Milkshake for this recipe. #5 Place the cookies onto the baking tray and cook in the oven for around 11 minutes. In a separate large bowl combine the wet ingredients. (Bob’s Red Mill and The Healthy Skoop offer good options that … The recipe makes 20 protein powder cookies (depending on the size of your cookie — more on that below) and the macros come out to be 12 grams of carbs, 3 of grams protein, and 5 grams of fat (again, depending on your exact ingredients). Protein powder substitutions. They were made with whey protein and had no sugar, barely any carbs, and claimed to taste like birthday cake. They’re sweet enough to satisfy your cravings but healthy enough to qualify as an acceptable post-workout snack. They combine two amazing things—cookies and makin’ gains—and there’s little to dislike about them. Along with peanut butter, whey protein isolate provides most of the protein in these protein cookies. Post a picture of your creation to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram @bulkpowders #bulkbakes The whey protein worked similar to when I use nonfat powdered milk in my baked goods. **You can use whey or vegan protein powder. After mixing your dry ingredients together, you can then mix in ½ cup of all-natural smooth peanut butter (or a nut butter of your choice — almond butter works great!) This protein cookies recipe was inspired by Quest protein cookies I saw at the grocery store. Top whey protein cookies recipes and other great tasting recipes with a healthy slant from SparkRecipes.com. We just prefer the texture that the whey gives the cookies. ENJOY! Except for the fact that many protein cookies on the market are actually loaded with fat and calories. Add stevia. ON POINT. See more ideas about snacks, food, recipes. Top them with more chocolate chips, nuts, raisins, or anything else you can think of before the oven! If you choose to use a traditional baked good recipe, start by swapping just some of the flour for protein powder. #4 Stir through the chopped almonds and chocolate and mould the dough into small cookies. (If dehydrating, place directly on the mesh dehydrator sheets.) Use a cookie scoop or roll the dough into 24 equal sized balls and place on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper or a silicone baking mat. 3.) along with the Stevia, vanilla extract, egg, and egg white. Whey protein isolate is nearly all protein (25 of 28 grams are protein) and behaves remarkably like gluten in baking. In a large bowl combine all of the dry ingredients. Just make sure you have a quality powder with no unwanted extra ingredients. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. 1. These cookies get softer as days pass. Store them in an airtight container … Preheat oven to 325F (163C). Tips: Make sure to check them after 10:00! By incorporating the use of protein powders like whey protein or pea protein into this cookies recipe, you increase the protein load of the cookie to another level, which great for feeling full and getting gains after going to the gym or out on the go. Here's the recipe: FOUR 30-SECOND PROTEIN COOKIES 4 teaspoons butter 2 scoops vanilla or chocolate whey protein powder, 2/3 cup 8 teaspoons granular Splenda or equivalent liquid Splenda About 3 teaspoons water, or as needed Follow the instructions for the original recipe but divide the dough into four equal balls. If you can’t stand raisins, you can leave them out and have plain cinnamon oatmeal protein cookies or if you have a sweet tooth, you can add in chocolate chips. Wait though. Vanilla is a good basic flavor. Spoon the batter onto a parchment-lined cookie sheet, making 12 cookies. Let’s just sit there for a second. You can use whey, pea, or even hemp protein instead of flour. Line two baking pans with parchment paper. 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