Gluten Free Oatmeal Trail Mix Cookie Recipe

It’s that time of year where a lot of hiking happens. Once it’s nice out…I am full force outside! Whenever we got hiking, I always make sure to bring snacks. Apples, almonds, water, trail mix etc. I was in the mood for something different. And thought I would make something that goes along the hiking kinda theme. Oatmeal trail mix cookies! Check out my scoop so you can try our Oatmeal Trail Mix Cookie Recipe below.

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Gluten Free Oatmeal Trail Mix Cookie Recipe

Perfect portion of oatmeal packed with cranberries and pistachios. Little bit of sweet + salty.

Perfect treat on your long afternoon day of hiking. Sit back on a rock and enjoy these with your friends …

Here’s what you need:

  • 1/4 cup butter, room temperature
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1 cup chocolate chips
  • 3/4 cup cranberries
  • 3/4 cup pistachios
  • 3 cups rolled outs
  • ** optional: crushed pretzels on top is a great addition!

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Directions:

  1. Preheat your oven to 350°F
  2. In a large bowl, cream together  butter and  sugars until smooth. Beat in the eggs one at a time until combined. Add vanilla, baking soda, and salt; mix well. Followed by peanut butter, mix until incorporated. Stir in oats, chocolate chips, pistachios + cranberries.
  3. Drop by rounded tablespoons a baking sheet about 2 inches apart { be sure to spray with some coconut oil } Bake for 10-12 minutes until golden brown around the edges.
  4. Cool … and devour :)
    These come out out soft and chewy. Be sure to let them cool.

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W hat’s your favorite activity outdoors once it gets nice out?!
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Comments

  1. And even better, you put Pistachios in these!!! I’ve honestly never had a cookie with pistachios in it, but I just feel like that makes it so good!

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