Crunchy, gooey and absolutely delicious, freshly-baked cookies are always a delight to relish. While dunking a crisp cooking in our piping hot cup of tea, we often end up noshing way too many of them. And with so many sweet cookies, come excess of sugar that might end up being at the wrong side of your health. If only cookies could sneak in some nutrition besides being absolutely free of sugar yet retaining the delightful taste. Asking for too much, are we? But you’d be happy to know that this is possible!
While you would picture a cookie to be all buttery and full of refined sugar, here we have 3 easy, quick, sugar-free cookies that are nothing but delicious and healthy.
1. Ragi Cookies
Packed with protein and fibre, these cookies made with the goodness of ragi are healthy and guilt-free. Ragi flour and cardamom powder are roasted together and combined with ginger, oil, baking powder and egg. Made into round balls, these cookies are baked to perfection. Find the recipe here.
2. Spicy Guava Cookies
Who said cookies need to be just sweet and buttery? Instead why can’t it be a little spicy and crunchy? Spicy guava cookies are a perfect balance of health and taste! Flavoured with guava essence, masalas and chillies combined with custard powder and flour, these cookies aare perfect to be your tea-time treat. Find the recipe here.
3. Cashew Nut Cookies
Cashews are creamy and nutty, and make for amazing baking ingredients. Made absolutely sugar-free, this cookie recipe is incredibly healthy with oats, cashews, flax or chia seeds and yogurt making it rich in protein, fibre and antioxidants. Find the recipe here.
About Aanchal MathurAanchal doesn’t share food. A cake in her vicinity is sure to disappear in a record time of 10 seconds. Besides loading up on sugar, she loves bingeing on FRIENDS with a plate of momos. Most likely to find her soulmate on a food app.