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Orange Banana Breakfast Cookies
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Orange Banana Breakfast Cookies

An easy and hearty breakfast on the go!

Ingredients

  • 1 c. all purpose flour
  • 1 c. whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 t. salt omit if you use salted butter
  • 1 t. cinnamon
  • 1 t. baking soda
  • 3/4 c. softened butter
  • 1/4 c. sugar
  • 1/2 c. brown sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 t. vanilla
  • 1 banana very ripe and chunked into pieces
  • 1 T. fresh orange zest
  • 1/4 - 1/2 c. chopped walnuts or pecans

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • In a large bowl, combine the flours, salt, cinnamon and baking soda.
  • In the bowl of a standing mixer cream together the butter and sugars until fluffy, 2-3 minutes.
  • Add the egg, vanilla, orange zest and banana.
  • In one batch, add the dry ingredients. Mix until just combined.
  • Fold in nuts.
  • Using a small cookie scoop, drop rounds of dough onto baking sheet.
  • Bake 10 – 12 minutes until edges are lightly golden brown.
  • Cool on cooling racks.