Chocolate Chip Bean Cookies

Chocolate Chip Bean Cookies


Yield: Makes 4 dozen

Nutrition (Per cookie)

Calories 105 ;
Protein 2 g;
Fat 5 g;
Carbohydrates 15 g;
Total Dietary Fibre 1 g;
1/2 cupmargarine or butter125 mL
1/2 cupunsweetened applesauce125 mL
1 cupbrown sugar250 mL
1 cupwell-cooked white pea beans250 mL
1 tspvanilla5 mL
1 1/2 cupsall-purpose flour375 mL
1 cupquick cooking rolled oats250 mL
1 tspbaking soda5 mL
1/2 tspsalt2 mL
1/2 tspcinnamon2 mL
2 cupschocolate chips500 mL

Preheat oven to 375°C (190°F). Puree white pea beans in food processor. Cream together margarine, applesauce, sugar and pureed white pea beans. Stir in vanilla and beaten eggs. Combine dry ingredients and stir into bean mixture. Mix in chocolate chips. Drop from spoon onto greased cookie sheets. Bake in 375°F (190°C) oven for 12-14 minutes.