|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