Chocolate Oat Bran Cookies With Chocolate Chips

Recipe by Derf2440
READY IN: 57mins
YIELD: 36 cookies




  • Mix oat bran and water, let stand at room temperature for 30-45 minutes .
  • (This timing is very important.) Cream margarine, sugar and sugar substitute together until light and fluffy.
  • Add egg whites and vanilla and mix at medium speed for 30 seconds Scrape down the bowl Stir flour, cocoa, soda, dry buttermilk and salt together to blend well.
  • Add to the creamed mixture along with the oat bran mixture and mix at medium speed to blend.
  • Add chocolate chips to dough Drop by tablespoonful onto cookie sheets that have been sprayed with pan spray or lined with aluminum foil.
  • Bake at 375° for 12 minutes.
  • (The cookies will not be crisp if they are not baked the full length of time.) Remove from hot cookie sheets to wire racks to cool.
  • Use 1 cookie per serving.
  • This recipe is a good source of fiber.
  • Food exchanges per serving (1 cookie): 2/3 bread and 1 fat Low sodium diets: omit salt, use salt-free margarine Low-cholesterol diets: May be used as written.