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Gluten free almond cream cheese maple syrup and raisin cookies.

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Hi everyone,

I really like cream cheese and sometimes eat it on toast with honey as it has a cheese cake flavour but not so rich. I bought some cream cheese and decided to just substitute cream cheese for butter and I added 1/3 less sugar and mixed flaked almonds with maple syrup to glaze the top.

Here's the recipe:

150g plain white GF flour

60g ground almonds

180g tub cream cheese

1 egg

50g brown sugar

few drops of vanilla extract

150g raisins

For the glaze:

2 Table spoons Maple syrup and 50g flaked almonds

Whiz everything up in a food processor and spread into a baking tray and bake for approx 25 mins 175C until cooked through.

The ground almond and maple syrup topping is lovely and compliments the cookie and I think with this lockdown we deserve some comfort food thats also nutritious.

Thats it enjoy your evening folks and I've been baking more so please share what you've been baking. But most importantly stay safe and well. 🌈😊

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Wow Hidden - they look sooooo tasty.

Zest :-)

in reply to Zest

Hey thanks Zest thats very kind of you. 😊

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Hi Hidden,

These look fantastic!πŸ˜€πŸ‘ You’re really wonderful with the baking!πŸ˜€πŸ‘ Keep it up!πŸ˜€πŸ‘

Stay safe and healthy!🌈

in reply to Activity2004

Hey thanks Leah thats very much appreciated 😊you stay safe and well too. 😊

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You’re welcome!πŸ˜€πŸ‘πŸŒˆ

Ooh they look moorish! πŸ˜‹

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Thanks Hidden I think they are...😊

Ooh Hidden, they look awesome and really tasty.

Thank you for sharing.

Alicia :)

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Awe thanks Alicia I'm glad I made them...😊

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I bet you are and I bet they are going down a treat :)

Oh my goodness they look and sound amazing Hidden

in reply to Northlondongirl

Hey thanks Northlondongirl thats a lovely compliment. 😊

You are very talented Jerry πŸ™‚

in reply to Veeee

Thank you Veeee thats very kind of you. 😊

How many cals each

in reply to Bluelady-sing

Hi Bluelady-sing I don't know as I don't have to worry about calories. 😊

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Mmm.. they look intriguing and tasty Jerry. I'm like you and baking much more than usually. I made cheese cookies today. It's a crazy simple recipe, just some butter, flour, grated extra mature cheddar cheese and a little dried red pepper flake, just whizzed up together in the food processor, rolled into small balls and flattened a little then baked in a hot oven for 15-20 minutes. I guess if you piped them into lengths, they'd be cheese straws! πŸ˜€

in reply to Callendersgal

Thanks Callendersgal and your recipe sounds lovely so enjoy. 😊

Hey thanks Albertina_G your vegan choc chip cookies sound divine...and I'd love the recipe.

Jerry 😊

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