Zein at Home: Healthy Autumnal Oaty Cookies
Enjoy baking these healthy cookies as a family activity - to be enjoyed on an autumnal afternoon!
1/4 cup coconut oil
2 medium bananas
1 large egg
1/2 vanilla pod
1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
1 3/4 cup oats, dry
Preheat oven to 180C.
Lightly grease baking sheets and set aside.
Scrape the seeds out of the vanilla pod and set aside.
If coconut oil is solid, heat gently until just melted.
Mash bananas; add to coconut oil and mix well. Fork-whisk in the egg and vanilla.
Stir in the oats and cinnamon until combined.
Spoon the dough onto the baking sheets. The mixture should make 12-14 cookies.
Bake for 15-18 minutes or until slightly golden.
Serve warm, or wait until they have cooled to serve.
You can keep these biscuits in the fridge or freeze to enjoy at a later date.