Orange Chocolate Cookie

A Fourth of July Treat

Oatmeal Orange Chocolate Chip Cookies

(makes 16 small cookies)


1 cup oats

1⁄2 cup almond meal

1⁄2 teaspoon salt

1⁄4 teaspoon baking soda

1⁄2 cup brown sugar or other sugar of choice

1 egg

2 tablespoon orange zest, freshly grated

1⁄2 cup chocolate chips (or a little more)


1. Pre-heat oven to 375F.

2. In a bowl, stir together the first five ingredients.

3. Combine the orange zest, chocolate chips. Finally, add the egg and mix well until the dry ingredients are well coated and moist.

4. Make cookie balls using a tablespoon and bake at 375F for 10 minutes or until cookies are golden brown.