Introduction

These are really tasty and a good balance of protein, natural carbs, and healthy fat.

Servings: 12 Prep Time: 5-10 minutes Serving Size: 2 cookies Cook Time: N/A

Ingredients

For the cookies:
- 1 ½ cups raw almonds
- 1 ½ cups pitted dates
- ¼ cup chocolate protein powder
- ½ teaspoon vanilla extract

For the frosting:
- 8 oz greek yogurt cream cheese
- 5 tablespoons maple syrup
- ½ teaspoon vanilla extract

Nutrition Profile

Calories: 122

Fat: 6g Protein: 6g Carbs: 14g Fiber: 3g Sugar: 8g

Cholesterol: 24mg Sodium: 45mg

Notes

You can use peanuts, walnuts, or cashews instead of almonds if you'd like.

Directions

1. Put all cookie ingredients into a food processor and process until well-mixed.

2. To make the frosting, whip ingredients with an electric mixer until smooth.

3. Roll the cookies between two pieces of parchment paper to ¼-inch thickness. Using a round cookie cutter, cut rounds and place on a cookie sheet or platter and place in the refrigerator to chill for 20-30 minutes.

4. Once the cookies have chilled, remove from the fridge and place about ½ tablespoon on one cookie and place the other cookie on top. Enjoy!