oatmeal chocolate chip protein cookies with chocolate chips and oats sprinkled around
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Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Protein Cookies

Tired of dry protein cookies that taste artificially sweetened? These chocolate chip protein cookies taste just like the real thing but with added protein!
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword chocolate chip protein cookies, oatmeal cookies, protein cookies
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 9 minutes
Total Time 19 minutes
Servings 20 cookies
Calories 103kcal
Author Emily Grace

Ingredients

  • 2 cups Old-Fashioned oats (not quick cooking)
  • 30 grams protein powder approx 1/4 cup
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 6 tbsp unsalted butter softened
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Use a food processor to finely grind one cup of the oats into a flour.
  • Combine ground and whole oats, protein powder, baking soda, and salt in a small bowl. Set aside.
  • In a large mixing bowl, cream softened butter and sugar.
  • Add egg and vanilla to the mixing bowl, mix until combined.
  • Slowly incorporate the dry ingredients into the mixing bowl.
  • Stir in the chocolate chips by hand.
  • Scoop cookies into balls onto a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper or a baking mat.
  • Slightly pat the cookies down with your hand, as they don't spread too much on their own.
  • Bake for 8-10 minutes, until the bottoms are just lightly starting to brown.

Notes

The amount of protein in the cookies will depend on the amount of protein in your protein powder.

Nutrition

Serving: 1cookie | Calories: 103kcal | Carbohydrates: 12g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 17mg | Sodium: 140mg | Potassium: 45mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 118IU | Calcium: 8mg | Iron: 1mg