6 Healthier Holiday Cookie Recipes

Featured Article, Healthy Recipes and Nutrition, Special Diets
on December 5, 2014
Healthier Holiday Cookies
Crazy for Crust

Between holiday parties and family get-togethers, keeping the sweet tooth in check can prove a real challenge this time of year. But you don’t have to rob Santa of his cookies or say “bah humbug!” to dessert. We’ve got your healthier holiday cookie recipes right here.

Vegan Chocolate Almond Cookies

Curb those chocolate cravings with this fantastic vegan take on a classic cookie from Two Peas and Their Pod.  The use of unsweetened almond milk keeps the sugar count down without sacrificing sweetness.

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Two Peas and Their Pod

Sugar-Free Cookie Dough Dip 

Cold weather doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a cold treat. No sugar means no guilt with this delicious cookie dough dip from Chocolate-Covered Katie. 

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Chocolate-Covered Katie

Dairy-free M&M Sugar Cookies

Candy and cookies together? What’s not to love? Crazy For Crust puts a dairy-free twist on this colorful treat.

6 Healthier Holiday Cookies

Crazy for Crust

Flourless Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookies 

A gluten-free cookie with no added sugar that delivers big taste in 15 minutes almost sounds too good to be true, but My Whole Food Life‘s recipe gives you just that.

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My Whole Food Life

Grain Free Gingerbread Men 

Gingerbread Men are a a holiday classic. This soft and chewy treat from Texanerin Baking lets you cut out the grain.

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Texanerin Baking

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies 

These filling little cookies from The Lean Green Bean make a great, quick breakfast or a healthy snack. An added bonus: they take just five minutes to prep and 10 to cook.

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The Lean Green Bean