Recipe – Maple Walnut Cookies


Maple Walnut Cookies

(a.k.a. Brain Food Cookies, Mood Enhancing Cookies, Prozac Cookies)

2 ½ c. walnuts, ground in food processor 1/3 c. carob chips
2/3 c. whole wheat pastry flour 1/3-½ c. maple syrup
1 tsp. salt 2 tsp. vanilla
1/3 c. ground flaxseed

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a small bowl add all ingredients in given order; mix well. Drop small spoonful of dough on slightly oiled cookie sheet and flatten with fork. Bake 10-15 minutes or until golden brown, checking often to prevent burning. Let cool before removing from sheet.


* May add chopped dates, dried cherries, etc., decreasing amount of maple syrup.

Recipe from Dr. Neil Nedley