Chocolate Almond Cookie

Chocolate Almond Cookie


  • 1 c. raw almonds
  • 2 Tbsp. cocoa powder
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/4 c. pitted dates
  • 1 c. chocolate chips
  • 1 tsp. pure vanilla extract
  • 2 Tbsp. unrefined coconut oil


  • Blend almonds, cocoa, salt, baking soda, and dates until they are finely pulverized. Combine vanilla, oil, and 3/4 cup of chocolate chips in a separate bowl and microwave until melted. Combine the pulverized ingredients, 1/4 cup of chocolate chips, and the melted chocolate chips. Mix ingredients until it is a shiny mixture. Make cookie-sized balls and place onto a cookie sheet. Bake at 355 degrees Farenheit for about 8 minutes. Remove from the oven and enjoy!

-Jordan J., Lasell College