Recipes — cookies and bars

Mark Collins
Sugar-Free Toasted Pecan Spelt Shortbread Cookies

Sugar-Free Toasted Pecan Spelt Shortbread Cookies

Last week we made some delicious Toasted Spelt Turkey Vegetable Soup to warm up the cold winter nights and today we're getting ready for the holidays with something else made with our amazing Organic Grains Whole Spelt!  Spelt is a variety of wheat that has been cultivated for over 5000 years. It is used in bread, crackers, and pastries and has a protein content that makes it ideal for baking. However, it also has a delicious nutty flavour and has many health benefits cooked as a whole berry. Spelt is loaded with nutrients. One serving contains 30% of your daily dietary...

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Mark Collins
Halloween Spiced Orange Fluffy Sugar Cookies

Halloween Spiced Orange Fluffy Sugar Cookies

Happy Halloween! This is a simple drop cookie that gives you the texture of a little cake frosted with a sugar-free stevia sweetened chocolate coating that sets firm. They're lightly spiced with just the right amount of orange to give you fantastic flavor. These are decorated for Halloween tonight and ready for the healthiest spooky party!  Spiced-Orange Fluffy Sugar Cookies Butter| 1 ½ cupCoconut Sugar| 1 ¼ cupEggs| 3 large eggsLow-fat Milk | ½ cupVanilla| 1 Tbsp.Orange Zest| 1 Tbsp.Organic All-Purpose Flour| 4 ½ cupsOrganic Sea Salt| ½ tsp.Baking Powder| 1 Tbsp. baking powderPumpkin Spice| ½ tsp   Directions: Preheat...

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Mark Collins
Vegan Salted Caramel Amaranth Coconut Butter Bars

Vegan Salted Caramel Amaranth Coconut Butter Bars

It has been a wicked-cool week here on Organic Grains but we're ready for the weekend. Aren't you? So, one thing we like to do is also give you some really evil delicious things to make with whole grain. These amaranth salted caramel butter bars are the Devil. Really. You just need them in your life.  Here's the deal. Using Amaranth flour with the regular flour gives them a nutty hearty flavor. It's the perfect complimentary nuance to couple with butter and caramel. We think you'll agree. Amaranth Salted Caramel Coconut Butter Bars Ingredients: For the Crust: Coconut oil| 1...

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7 Grain Cranberry Pistachio Cookies and WonderMix

7 Grain Cranberry Pistachio Cookies and WonderMix

 Continuing with our Holiday baking and cookie theme this week, we thought we'd share these hearty grain-tastic flavor bombs of love. The cranberry pistachio cookies of glory are to freakin' die for! They are a healthy handful including our 7 Grain Flakes ( rolled Hard Red Wheat, Oat Groats, Triticale Berries, Rye Berries, Dehulled Barley, Soft White Wheat, Spelt Berries) , our freshly milled Spelt Flour along with good-for your sweeteners like coconut sugar and stevia.  We also used pistachios in these bad-boy cookies. You want to know some random health facts about pistachios?! They're loaded with happy things! Some of the health...

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