Chewy Gluten Free Cookies

Chewy Gluten-Free Cookies

Giving up cookies is such a hard thing to do. It’s even almost impossible. C’mon! Can you imagine life without it? We can’t. That is why we gave them a healthier twist and made these Chewy Gluten-Free Cookies.

Course Dessert
Prep Time 25 minutes
Cook Time 14 minutes
Total Time 39 minutes
Servings 24
Calories 241 kcal


  • ¼ cup cornstarch
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • ½ oz. tapioca flour
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon xanthan gum
  • 1 pc. egg yolk
  • 1 pc. whole egg
  • 1 ¼ cup Coco Treasure Organic Coconut Sugar
  • 1 ½ teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 cups brown rice flour
  • 2 tablespoons whole milk
  • 8 ounces unsalted butter
  • 12 ounces semisweet chocolate chips


  1. Place a medium-sized saucepan over low heat. Melt butter. Once it has melted, pour it over a mixing bowl.
  2. In a medium-sized bowl, sift the brown rice flour, xanthan gum, baking soda, salt, cornstarch, and tapioca flour. Set aside.
  3. In the bowl with butter, add both sugars. Using a mixer, cream together at a medium speed for at least one minute. And then, add the egg yolk and the whole egg. Mix well.
  4. Slowly add the flour mixture. Mix well to combine. Add the semisweet chocolate chips. Again, mix.
  5. Chill the dough for an hour.
  6. Once the dough is firm, prepare the oven and set it to 375 degrees Fahrenheit.
  7. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Take the dough and shape it into 2-ounce balls. Place them on the sheets, ideally 6 pieces per sheet.
  8. Bake the dough for 14 minutes. After which, let the cookies cool on a cooling rack for a minute or two.
  9. Serve.

Recipe Notes

Could this be the best gluten-free cookie recipe? Well, they’re incredibly satisfying, like any cookie should be. What do you think? Let us know by sharing your thoughts in the comment box below.

Nutrition Facts

Nutrition Facts
Chewy Gluten-Free Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 241 Calories from Fat 117
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13g 20%
Saturated Fat 8g 40%
Cholesterol 21mg 7%
Sodium 166mg 7%
Potassium 122mg 3%
Total Carbohydrates 28g 9%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 12g
Protein 1g 2%
Vitamin A 4.9%
Calcium 1.4%
Iron 6.4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Tammie Burnsed

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Tammie is a freelance and creative writer who usually disparages the term “super food” but makes an exception for coconut oil. Her research for Coco Treasure has turned her into a verified coco-nut, and she’s made peace with that. Tammie lives in sunny California where she enjoys painting, writing and sharing all things beachy with her husband and two dogs.
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