Melt-In-Your-Mouth Healthier Gluten-Free Gingerbread Cookies | Tara Thorne Nutrition

Makes about 9 cookies

Ingredients

  • 1 egg (organic, pastured)
  • 1/4 C maple syrup
  • 1/4 C unsulphured blackstrap molasses
  • 1/2 C or 115 grams melted organic butter
  • 1 1/2 C gluten free flour (I use this one)
  • 1/2 tsp ceylon cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp nutmeg
  • 1 TBS fresh ginger, grated
  • 1/4 tsp pink Himalayan salt
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda (aluminium-free)
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Whisk all the wet ingredients, (from egg down to melted butter in the ingredients list), together in a bowl and set aside.
  • Whisk the dry ingredient together in a bowl.
  • Combine the wet ingredients with the dry ingredients – mix together.
  • Place dough in the fridge for about 15 minutes.
  • With a cookie dough scooper such as this one, scoop out balls of dough and place on a lined cookie sheet to bake.
  • Bake for 10 – 12 minutes (these cookies are meant to be soft and chewy).
  • Enjoy warm or cooled!