An early favorite.
Way back when I first went gluten-free, there were only a few things that I new I really needed to know how to make. Namely pancakes (a breakfast, lunch, and dinner essential), banana bread, and of course, a good cookie.
These cookies were some of the first gluten-free cookies I ever made, and they have definitely remained a favorite over the years. Almost every time I make cookies of any kind my gluten-loving husband asks, “Are you making those peanut butter and banana ones?”
That’s how good they are.
Two for the price of one.
Allergy friendly subs.
Looking for more easy treats? Check these out…
- Perfectly Easy Coconut Flour Brownies
- 3-Ingredient Strawberry Granita
- Dark Chocolate Banana Coconut Cookies
- 2-Ingredient Mango Nice Cream
- Paleo Salted Walnut Butter Blondies
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Peanut Butter Banana Cookies
Grain, Gluten, Egg, Dairy & Refined Sugar Free.
- 2 c. peanut butter (or some other nut butter)
- 2 bananas
- 1/2 c. honey
- 1/3 c. gluten-free flour (brown rice, buckwheat, sorghum, or garbanzo bean work fine)
- 2 T. arrowroot powder or tapioca flour
- 1 t. baking soda
- 1/2 t. baking powder
- 1 1/2 t. vanilla extract (I like to make my own)
- 1 1/2 c. dairy-free chocolate chips (I like to use my own homemade dairy-free chocolate chunks)
Preheat oven to 350.
In a large bowl, combine all ingredients until well mixed (I use my Kitchen Aid).
Stir in chocolate chips.
Using a tablespoon or a small ice cream scoop, scoop out 1 inch balls and place on a greased or parchment-lined cookie sheet.
Bake for 10-12 minutes, or until cookies begin to brown on top. They will appear to not be cooked through, but don’t worry – they’re done!
Depending on the thickness of your peanut butter and honey, the cookie dough may seem a little drippy. If this happens, just round the dough into a ball and dump out the excess oil that forms in the bottom of the bowl.