You'll love these cinnamon date cookies! Made with coconut cream and sweetened with honey, they're easy to make and fill your home with a wonderful cinnamon aroma while baking.
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When baking sweets, especially for your friends, family, and children, one of the most loving things you can do is to bake healthy treats.
Cinnamon Date Cookies are a healthy option.
If you want another healthy date recipe, don't miss our Cinnamon Apple Date Bars.
If you're into the healthy fats in coconut, you'll like the rich texture that coconut cream lends to this date cookies recipe.
If you like coconut, we've got lots of coconut-based gluten free dessert recipes here.
This healthy date cookie recipe is sweetened with honey, and has no refined sugar added.
If you enjoy honey sweetened treats, be sure to check out these recipes with honey.
These are naturally gluten free cookies, you don't have to make any ingredient swaps or adjustments if you need to avoid wheat or gluten.
There's really just one unusual ingredient in this recipe:
You can find pre-made coconut cream here, or make it yourself.
You can make your own coconut cream by blending up lots (6 or so cups) of unsweetened shredded coconut in a high-powered blender with a Tablespoon of coconut oil for about 5-10 minutes.
You'll want to blend up at least 4 cups of shredded coconut at a time.
If you put too little in the blender, it stops blending without the weight of more coconut to keep pushing it through the blades.
When making these cinnamon date cookies, you'll really need to have the following tools on hand:
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Here are some easy healthy gluten free recipes I've assembled for you:
Main Dish: Pinchos de Pollo (chicken kebabs)
Probiotic side dish: Homemade Sauerkraut--see How to Make Sauerkraut (plan to start this a week or so ahead of time)
Refreshing Smoothie: Choose from this selection of Healthy Green Smoothie Recipes