53 Cals/2g fat/2g Net Carbs/1g sugar/5g protein per cookie!
With Halloween approaching, my inner cookie monster is breaking out!! COOKIES COOKIES COOKIES! So I came up with this Low Carb Pumpkin Spice Protein cookie recipe to tame that cookie monster while preventing the ugly, brutal attack on the diet-friendly cookies! Plus these are so soft and delicious, you don’t even realize they are healthy AND low carb!
Now onto the delicious recipe for Low Carb Pumpkin Spice Cookies…
1/4 c almond flour
1 c canned pumpkin
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp pumpkin pie spice
1 tsp vanilla
1 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp baking soda
2 tbsp stevia
2 tbsp water
Pumpkin Spice M&Ms (opt)
Stir all ingredients together. Spoon heaping tablespoonfuls into cookie sheet.
Bake at 350F for 10 min. Remove from oven and add Pumpkin Spice M&Ms if you desire! I found my bag of these tasty M&Ms at SuperTarget.
Makes about 8 cookies. Macros per cookie (not including M&Ms): 53 cals, 2g fat, 3g carbs, 1g fiber, 1g sugar, 5g protein.