Oatmeal Chocolate Pizza Cookie

  • Yield: 12 to 16 servings

Ingredients

1cup light brown sugar
1 1/2cups all-purpose flour
1teaspoon baking soda
1cup old-fashioned oatmeal
1/2cup butter, melted
1teaspoon vanilla extract
1-- egg
1/3cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
1/4cup flaked coconut
1 1/2cups miniature marshmallows
1/2cup chopped pecans, optional

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven 350F. Coat 12- to 14-inch pizza pan with nonstick cooking spray.
  2. In large bowl, combine brown sugar, flour, baking soda and oatmeal. Add butter, vanilla and egg; mix well.
  3. Press onto prepared pan, keeping dough 1 inch from edge of pan.
  4. Sprinkle with chocolate chips, coconut, marshmallows and pecans, if desired. Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until edges are set. Don’t overbake. Slices into wedges.

Note: Use about 1 cup assorted seasonal (Christmas, Valentine’s Day, or Easter) M&M’s instead of the chocolate chips for a festive holiday pizza.

Recipe reprinted with permission from Holly Clegg's Trim & Terrific Gulf Coast Favorites: Over 250 Easy Recipes from My Louisiana Kitchen, 2008.

Nutritional Info *per serving

  • Calories 212
  • Fat 8g
  • Saturated Fat 5g
  • Cholesterol 28mg
  • Sodium 136mg
  • Carbohydrate 33g
  • Fiber 1g
  • Sugars 19g
  • Protein 3g