Date, Walnut and Choc Chip Cookies

Beloved Datelicious Nutrition presents two options for date-licious Date, Walnut and Choc Chip Cookies: “reduced sugar” and “no refined sugar”. Both of them use date ingredients in an innovative way while enhancing the rich flavour of this popular treat. Suitable for industrial production.

Ingredients 

  • 40g brown sugar (could be replaced with Date Juice Concentrate for “Refined Sugar Free” formulation
  • 40g Dark Date Juice Concentrate
  • 75g Chopped Dates 
  • 75g butter
  • 100g plain flour
  • 1 egg
  • 125g oat flakes
  • 75g chopped walnuts
  • 50g dark chocolate chips
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • pinch salt
  • ¾ tsp bicarbonate of soda

Method

  1. Grease and line a baking sheet and pre-heat the oven to 175oC / 350oF/ Gas mark 5.
  2. Melt the butter the add the sugar and date juice concentrate. Pour this mixture into a mixing bowl.
  3. Add the eggs and vanilla followed by the flour, salt and bicarbonate of soda and mix until well combined. Add the remaining ingredients and mix to a dough.
  4. Scoop balls of mixture onto the prepared tray and flatten.
  5. Bake for 15-18 minutes until golden.
  6. Cool on a wire tray.

Options

Diced date paste could be used in place of chopped dates for a less pronounced date texture.

Replace all of the brown sugar with date juice concentrate for a softer, more chewy cookie texture. If you prefer to keep lighter colour of the final product, use either Golden Date Juice Concentrate or Clear Date Juice Concentrate.

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