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Copacabana Cookies: Tropical Fruit (Vegan, Gluten-Free)

Updated on March 8, 2015

Tasty Tropical Treat!

Pineapple, Coconut, and Lemon are the stars here. Naturally, you'll have stars in your eyes when gifted with this dessert. This tropical fruit snack packs a protein punch and will keep you looking lean due to the low carb content. Hey cookie, just take a bite of this and you'll be transported to a lush island in seconds. Make sure you only share this with someone you'd want to be marooned with. ;)

Cleaning and coring your pineapples are a snap with these devices!

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Coat tray with non stick no calorie spray.

Mix Chia gel and let sit for ten minutes: 1 teaspoon chia seeds and 1 tablespoon water

See link below for Lemon Curd Recipe and make ahead!

  • Prep time: 15 min
  • Cook time: 15 min
  • Ready in: 30 min
  • Yields: 12

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup chick pea flour
  • 1/2 cup teff flour
  • 1/2 cup almond flour
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons baking powder
  • 6 tablespoons truvia
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 4 tablespoons coconut flakes
  • 1 tablespoon saigon cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon ginger
  • 1/2 tablespoon nutmeg
  • 1/2 tablespoon clove
  • 1 tablespoon chia gel
  • 3 tablespoons maple agave syrup
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon butter extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1/4 cup pineapple juice from canned pineapples
  • 1 can sliced pineapples
  • 2 tablespoons soy free earth balance spread
  • 1/4 cup Lemon Curd

Instructions

  1. Mix wet ingredients and then add to dry.
  2. Use a spoon to drop cookie batter onto greased tray and bake for 15 minutes at 350 degrees.
  3. Take reserved Lemon Curd and ice cookies;)
  4. Place in fridge to set icing and store.
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Nutrition Information

Calories:85

* The Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet, so your values may change depending on your calorie needs. The values here may not be 100% accurate because the recipes have not been professionally evaluated nor have they been evaluated by the U.S. FDA.

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      • Etherealista 4 years ago

        DD!

      Tropical themed products for pineapple lovers!

      Thx for stopping by...

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