Whole Wheat Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies (made with coconut essential oil!) The day before I still left to return to Minneapolis from Chicago, I made Tony these hearty banana chocolate chip cookies that basically taste like delicious banana bread.(Image: http://www.janssushibar.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/Banana-Bread.jpg) Two days later he text message me, The banana loaf of bread cookies might be a very important thing you've available.“ Yes, I've officially won his heart. These cookies are soft in the middle with a slightly crisp edge. They're greatest when made out of extra ripe bananas (the kinds with spots on them). They also get softer by the day, if you like soft cookies, try them the very next day and you'll fall in love. If you prefer sharp, bake them for a minute or two longer and revel in after they awesome. Either way, if you value banana bread cookies or muffins, I'm sure you'll enjoy these. They're very simple to make, as well! I'm quite particular you could get it done in one dish if it emerged right down to it. You can even experiment with the addition of in 1/2 glass coconut flakes. I tried this in one of my batches and it had been absolutely fabulous. If you're a coconut enthusiast, I recommend it. Hope you like the cookies - be sure to label your photos #ambitiouskitchen on Instagram thus we can be baking friends! xo! Ingredients 1/2 cup packed dark brown sugar (or coconut glucose) 2 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 large extra ripe bananas, mashed 1 1/4 cups white whole wheat pinterest almond flour banana bread or whole wheat pastry flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 2/3 cup chocolate chips Instructions Preheat oven to 375 levels F. Within a moderate bowl, whisk together flour, sodium and baking soda; set aside. In the plate of an electric mixer beat coconut oil, brown sugar, vanilla, and egg until well combined, steady and creamy. Keep mixing machine on low rate and add in mashed banana. Next add in all dry elements (except oats and chocolates chips); mixing up until just mixed. Gently flip in bowl oats and chocolate chips using a wooden spoon. Utilizing a cookie scoop, drop dough onto prepared baking sheet. Bake cookies for 10-13 mins or until edges become golden dark brown. In case your cookies are as well thick woman liking, it is possible to gently smoosh the dough down with the palm of your hand before baking. Makes about 20 cookies. Cookies ought to be stored in a covered container and will get softer and much more cake-like the following day once you bake them. Dairy-free deliciousness! Can't wait to make these on the weekend. P.S. Your Chicago audience rendezvous should begin at EATaly's Nutella Bar. ðŸ˜‰ Like your recipes!