These Carrot Cake Breakfast Cookies are Made with a Quinoa Base

By: Misel Saban - Sep 15, 2015
References: simplyquinoa & simplyquinoa
Consumers looking for a quick, easy and healthy breakfast on-the-go should try making these homemade carrot cake cookies that are filled with wholesome ingredients to keep you energized all day long, including the superfood quinoa. These cookies are easy to make and can be pre-made for the week to ensure you have breakfast ready before you leave the house.

These breakfast cookies by food blog Simply Quinoa are a well-balanced meal alternative for busy individuals. The cookies are also conveniently dairy-free and vegan using smashed banana and a flax egg to bind the dough of oats, quinoa flakes, spices, cashew butter, walnuts and shredded carrots together. While the cookies are sweet in taste, they aren't filled with added sugar or processed ingredients making them suitable as a snack or breakfast alternative.