Healthier Gluten-Free Snickerdoodle Recipe
Today I am sharing a healthier version of a soft, Gluten-Free Snickerdoodle Cookie Recipe. You can’t beat the aroma of freshly baked cookies, it is such a comforting feeling. As cookies go, it’s harder to make them super healthy because they should be considered a sweet treat and taste good.
♥ What has changed in this snickerdoodle recipe?
A traditional snickerdoodle cookie is typically made with basic ingredients such as butter, sugar and flour, then rolled in cinnamon sugar. So there isn’t too much that I can change, but I managed it by adding almond flour for fiber and protein, egg to give it softness, I replaced honey for sugar, used gluten-free flour to keep it gluten-free and for the cinnamon sugar coating, I used coconut sugar with cinnamon. The reason for the coconut sugar it has a low GI, so no sudden spikes in blood sugar. These cinnamon flavoured cookies are probably one of the easiest recipes as far as cookies go. The best part, this snickerdoodle tastes just as delicious, well I think even more flavourful with added health benefits.
So all in all this cookie is healthy-ish. Did I mention the cookie melts in your mouth YUM! The best part, kids LOVE snickerdoodles, so now you can offer a healthier cookie to your family 🙂 Enjoy!
Need more cookie recipes? Check out our most popular gluten-free cookie recipes 🙂
*As an Amazon Associate and member of other affiliate programs, I earn from qualifying purchases. Please check out my sponsorship and disclosure policy page for more details
Leave a Comment
Add a Rating
4-Ingredient Gluten-Free Coconut Cookies
Simplest 4-Ingredient Gluten-Free Coconut Cookie recipe. This is probably one of the easiest gluten-free coconut cookie recipes I have created. All you need is 4 ingredients and a food processor. The delicious cookies are chewy on the inside and crispy on the outside and are made without refined sugar. 4 ingredient gluten-free cookie reecipe… The gluten-free […] Read More
Award Winning Gluten-Free Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
If you were searching for the perfect gluten-free oatmeal raisin cookie, you must try this recipe. I promise you will not be disappointed. The oatmeal raisin cookie has a good texture, is lightly hinted with cinnamon and nutmeg and is packed with raisins. I love this gluten-free oatmeal raisin cookie because this delicious cookie is […] Read More
5 Ingredient Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies (Grain-Free, Dairy-Free)
These gluten-free peanut butter chocolate chip cookies are sooo delicious! The cookie 🍪 will melt in your mouth and all you need is five ingredients for this recipe. Just imagine a cookie recipe without flour, doesn’t this sound good? In this gluten-free peanut butter chocolate chip cookie recipe, as a sweetener I used coconut sugar, […] Read More