3-Step Cinnamon Pecan Cookies

Recipe posted in: Flex™ Meals & Snacks, Snacks, Healthy Sides & Snacks
pecan cookies

Sugar, spice and everything nice; these Cinnamon Pecan Cookies have it all! Snack on a nutritious, gluten free cookie that’s ready to enjoy in only three simple steps. They’re sweet, crunchy and Nutrisystem-approved!

You don’t need to spend hours in the kitchen to create a delicious dessert. Sometimes, simplicity results in an amazing treat. Take these Cinnamon Pecan Cookies for example: Simply combine seven simple ingredients in a bowl, place them on a cookie sheet and bake! In about 20 minutes you will be rewarded with healthy, pecan cookiesguilt-free cookies that are absolutely divine. Even better, they’re packed with protein and fiber for a wholesome grab-and-go snack that you can reach for on those busy days.

One serving of these Cinnamon Pecan Cookies contains 114 calories and counts as one PowerFuel and one Extra on the Nutrisystem weight loss program. These little cookies might be filled with healthy ingredients. However, be careful not to overindulge! Log your first serving in the NuMi app to check on your daily totals before reaching for another cookie. Click here to log this recipe in NuMi >

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Here at Nutrisystem and The Leaf, we believe that you can have your cookies AND lose weight, too. Check out our a la carte store for healthy versions of your favorite baked goods. You’ll love our Oatmeal Raisin Cookie, Chocolate Chip Cookies and Snickerdoodle Cookie. Click here to fill your pantry with healthy snacks! >

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Servings: 8 (1 serving = 1 cookie)

Calories per Serving: 114

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 PowerFuel and 1 Extra

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup blanched almond flour
  • 2 Tbsp. light butter, melted
  • 1 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1/8 tsp. baking soda
  • 5 Tbsp. unsweetened almond milk
  • 2 tsp. brown sugar
  • 8 pecans

Directions:

  1. In a large bowl, combine all ingredients except for the pecans.
  2. Dollop about 1 ½ tablespoon-sized balls onto a greased baking sheet. Flatten and top with one pecan.
  3. Bake cookies in the oven at 350°F for 20-25 minutes.