VADE Pumpkin Chocolate Chip + Protein No-Bake Cookies

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VADE Pumpkin Chocolate Chip + Protein No-Bake Cookies

Spooky season is in full force, which means a season full of tempting candy and treats that could hinder your nutrition and health goals. Don’t let that temptation spook you, instead of binging on sugary confectionery, these VADE no-bake pumpkin cookies will satisfy any sweet-tooth craving you have. The only thing spooky about these is how delectable and addicting they are and 40G of protein in each batch. 

 

Ingredients:

  • 3/4 cup all natural smooth peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup canned pumpkin
  • 4 T milk of choice
  • 1/4 cup raw honey
  • 2 VADE Vanilla Protein scoops
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp pumpkin spice
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric (for color)
  • 1 cup almond flour + more if too sticky
  • mini chocolate chips for decorating
  • flakey sea salt to top

Directions:

  1. In a bowl, mix together pumpkin, protein pods, and 4 T of milk. Let milk and protein sit for a few minutes to dissolve protein filter, then mix
  2. Add the rest of the ingredients minus the chocolate chips in the bowl and mix to combine until “cookie dough” forms
  3. Chill in fridge for at least 1 hour to rest and set aside
  4. In a shallow plate, add mini chocolate chips
  5. Take the cookie batter out of the fridge. Spray hands with cooking spray and roll into balls
  6. Roll individual balls in the plate of chocolate chips
  7. Top with flakey sea salt and enjoy!
  8. To store, wrap each cookie individually in parchment paper before storing in a bag or container. Keep them in the fridge or freezer or fridge for a spooky pumpkin treat!

If you enjoy this Pumpkin VADE No-Bake recipe make sure to tag us at @vadenutrition on Instagram or Facebook. We would love to share! 

 

 


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