Star Wars No Bake Wookiee Cookies
 
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A cookie recipe that is quick and easy, no bake, gluten free, vegan, vegetarian, SO delicious, and is in the shape of a favorite Star Wars Character - Chewbacca! Perfect to share with Star Wars fans, friends and family.
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Recipe type: Dessert
Cuisine: Vegan
Serves: 9
Ingredients
  • 1 cup rolled oats, gluten free
  • ¼ cup almond flour (coconut flour or almonds in a food processor)
  • ¼ cup unsweetened shredded coconut
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder, vegan
  • ¾ cup peanut butter (almond butter or sunflower seed butter)
  • ¼ cup maple syrup (or natural sweetener to taste)
  • Icing: peanut butter and maple syrup
  • Topping: unsweetened shredded coconut (optional), cocoa powder, vegan (optional), chocolate chips (dark chocolate vegan), 2 dates (pitted and sliced), unsweetened coconut flakes
Instructions
  1. In a large bowl, add oats, flour, coconut, cocoa, peanut butter and maple syrup. Mix together until just combined. Add more peanut butter if mixture is too crumbly and until the mix forms a dough-like texture.
  2. Cover flat working space with parchment or wax paper. Roll dough into balls and one by one press into a gingerbread man cookie cutter. Lift up cookie cutter and continue forming cookies.
  3. Mix equal parts of peanut butter and maple syrup together to form icing. Spread on top of each cookie.
  4. Optional: Mix coconut flakes and cocoa together until flakes turn brown for Wookie "fur". Sprinkle and press into icing. OR use fork to create "fur" appearance and texture on the icing.
  5. Add 2 chocolate chips as "eyes", date slice as a "sash" or "belt", and coconut flake pieces with extra icing on date slice for decor.
  6. Serve OR store in refrigerator to chill until ready to enjoy.
Recipe by I Love Flavor at http://www.iloveflavor.com/2015/12/star-wars-no-bake-wookiee-cookies/