1-2-3 Peanut Butter Cookies

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by CookingTimeForMe

I came across these cookies once by accident, and then spent hours looking for them later! This recipe is based one the one from Hannah Kaminsky's blog, BitterSweet (http://bittersweetblog.wordpress.com). These are vegan, gluten-free, and lower carb than most peanut butter cookies. If you're not calorie-counting, I'm sure Hannah's version is better. I just wanted to cut back a bit! Edit: These cookies ARE crumbly. According to the original recipe, using chia seeds instead of flax makes a difference - which is a good option if you're trying to avoid gluten.

Top Review by puzu769

Tasty, yes, but crumbly even more. Each cookie fell apart. I added some wheat flour then baked the batch and the results were much better.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees, and line a baking tray (or two) with baking parchment.
  2. Mix the peanut butter, flax seed and Splenda in a large bowl, and then scoop rounded spoonfuls of mixture onto parchment-lined baking trays, about 1 inch apart.
  3. Bake for 10 minutes and then cool for 10. Enjoy!

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