Healthy Xmas cookies

A delightful and healthy way to enjoy a classic Christmas cookie.


Difficulty: Easy

Time: 15 min. preparation time, 10 min. baking time

Nutrition: Calories ca 262 / Protein 7g / Carbohydr. 8g / Fat 23g

Ingredients (5 servings)

80 gground almonds
80 gprotein powder (vanilla flavor)
1egg yolk
6 gSplenda
1 tsplemon juice
80 gbutter
2 tspcarob powder
2 tbspvanilla sugar


baking sheet, standing mixer or hand mixer with beaters, oven, parchment paper

Wine Tip

White tea
A hot cup of white tea, also known as China White, is a brilliant choice. It is very high in antioxidants and will help to support your immune system during the colder months.

Step 1

Healthy Xmas cookies

Preheat oven to 170°C/335°F. In a standing mixer, beat together ground almonds, protein powder, egg yolk, Splenda, lemon juice, butter, and carob powder for approx. 2 – 3 min. until dough has a crumbly texture.

standing mixer or hand mixer with beaters, oven

80 g ground almonds / 80 g protein powder / 1 egg yolk / 6 g Splenda / 1 tsp lemon juice / 80 g butter / 2 tsp carob powder

Step 2

Healthy Xmas cookies

Knead dough to a ball and then form crescent shaped cookies. Place on a lined baking sheet and bake in a preheated oven at 170°C/335°F for approx. 8 – 10 min.

baking sheet, oven, parchment paper

Step 3

Healthy Xmas cookies

While the cookies are still warm, lightly coat with vanilla sugar. Enjoy.

2 tbsp vanilla sugar