Chocolate Chip Oat Cookies

Chocolate Chip Oat Cookies


  • 0.5 cups lentils (canned)
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tablespoons canola oil
  • 0.75 cups brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla essence
  • 0.5 cups dark chocolate bits
  • 1.3333 cups rolled oats
  • 0.75 cups wholemeal plain flour
  • 0.5 teaspoons baking soda


  1. Preheat oven to 190°C. Line a cookie sheet/ tray with parchment or grease proof paper
  2. Puree drained and rinsed lentils with egg until smooth in blender
  3. In a medium bowl, beat canola oil, sugar and vanilla using electric mixer until smooth
  4. Add bean and egg purée and continue beating until well combined
  5. Add chocolate chips and oats and use wooden spoon to combine
  6. Sift together flour and baking soda over wet mixture and stir until well combined
  7. Drop by rounded teaspoon, 2 inches apart on prepared cookie sheet and flatten slightly
  8. Bake for 15 minutes and let cool on tray for 2 minutes then transfer to cooling rack

Per Serving:

Energy (kJ) 372
Protein (g) 1.7
Fat, total (g) 2.8
Saturated (g) 0.8
Carbohydrate (g) 14.1
Sodium (mg) 29