Flax Oatmeal Cookies

READY IN: 50mins
Recipe by Grubbyknees

Oatmeal cookies kicked up a notch with flax to make them healthier and kinder for those watching their weight or their cholesterol.

Top Review by Outta Here

I loved these! I added some whole flax seeds instead of pecans and skipped the sugar topping. Very flavorful and nice texture. Made for Spring 2008 PAC.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Cream together the butter, sugar, Splenda, and brown sugar.
  3. Add the flax meal and mix.
  4. In a separate bowl, beat the eggs and vanilla.
  5. Add to the flax mixture and mix together.
  6. Sift together the flour and baking soda in another bowl.
  7. Add the oatmeal, cinnamon, ginger, and nuts, and stir with the flour.
  8. Combine with the flax mixture.
  9. Form into approximately 1 tablespoon size balls.
  10. Flatten on a baking sheet and press sugar into the top.
  11. Bake approximately 10-15 minutes. until slightly brown.
  12. Cool on wire racks.

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