Previous Picky Palate chocolate chip cookie recipe:   HERE
whfoods.com article on coconut oil
webmd.com article on coconut oil
Dr. Oz article on coconut oil
White whole wheat information

Healthier Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Cookies

Prep time: 15 min | Cook time: 12 min | Total time: 27 min

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup virgin coconut oil
  • 1/2 cup lite brown sugar packed
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 1/4 cup Gold Medal Flour’s white whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 1/4 cup chocolate chips

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line a large baking sheet with a silpat liner or parchment paper
  2. Place softened coconut oil into a large mixing bowl. Stir in sugars, beating until well combined. Add egg and vanilla, beating well. Add flour, baking soda, salt and chocolate chips, stirring until dough forms.
  3. Scoop dough onto prepared baking sheet placing 1 inch apart. Bake for 10-12 minutes, until slightly golden around the edges. Remove and let cool on baking sheet for 10 minutes before transferring. Serve and enjoy.

Makes 2 dozen Servings