Date Oatmeal Cookies
A combination of flavor and texture makes these cookies the perfect addition to your morning coffee.
- 120 ml (½ cup) plain Greek yogurt
- 2 Tablespoons unsalted butter
- 210 g (1 cup) brown sugar, packed
- 2 large eggs
- 3 Tablespoons milk
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 240 g (2 cups) whole wheat flour
- ¾ teaspoon baking soda
- 3 g (1 teaspoon) salt, optional
- 160 g (2 cups) rolled oats
- 220 g (1½ cup) dates, pitted, chopped
- 85 g (¾ cup) chopped nuts
- Heat the oven to 375°F (190°C).
- Place yogurt, butter, brown sugar, eggs, milk, and vanilla into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure lid.
- Select Variable 1.
- Turn machine on and slowly increase speed to Variable 10, then to High.
- Blend for 15 seconds.
- In a large mixing bowl, combine flour, baking soda, salt, and oats.
- Stir together the liquid from the Vitamix container into the dry ingredients in the mixing bowl. Add the dates and nuts and stir. Chill the dough for 30 minutes.
- Scoop the dough into balls (#20 scoop) and place 3-inches (7.5-cm) apart on a greased baking tray. Flatten to 1/4-inch (0.6-cm) thickness with the bottom of a glass dipped in flour.
- Bake 15 to 18 minutes or until lightly browned.
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