Posts tagged as:

Chocolate chunk cookies

Super healthy chef Christina Pirello’s  good-for-you chocolate chunk cookies. She was my special guest this week on Food for Thought on If you missed the show, please check it out on the Variety Channel, Tuesday at 5pm Eastern, you’ll see the show archived in the right hand column.


1 stick Earth Balance or 8 tablespoons, softened

½ cup brown rice syrup

1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract

1 1/2 cups whole wheat pastry flour

Pinch sea salt

Generous pinch ground cinnamon

½ teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon baking powder

1 bar dark chocolate, coarsely chopped

½ cup coarsely chopped pecans or other nuts

[click to continue…]