3-Step Cinnamon Pecan Cookies

Recipe posted in: Flex Meals & Snacks, Snacks, Snacks, Desserts

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

A Healthier Recipe for Pecan Cookies

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 just 114 calories per cookie! Each tasty morsel is packed with nutrition for a wholesome, grab-and-go snack that you can reach for on those busy days.

Pro Tip: 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. They can be logged as one PowerFuel and one Extra in your NuMi app journal.

More Easy and Healthy Recipes

Is your busy schedule getting in the way of your weight loss efforts? Simple meal and snack ideas with only a few steps can help you stay on your meal plan! Check out these other healthy ideas:

Cookies on Nutrisystem

Here at Nutrisystem and The Leaf, we believe that you can have your cookies AND lose weight, too. We have tons of recipes for cookies that fit into your weight loss program. Plus, we even deliver perfectly portioned, pre-made cookies right to your door! (You’ll love our Oatmeal Raisin Cookie, Chocolate Chip Cookies and Snickerdoodle Cookie.)

Want to lose weight enjoying cookies, cake and even ice cream? Nutrisystem is the weight loss program for you! Learn more about our convenient meal plans >

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.
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