Recipe courtesy of Bal Arneson
Episode: Indian Lunch Bag
Total:
1 hr 30 min
Active:
10 min
Yield:
24 cookies (or 12 large)
Level:
Easy

Nutrition Info

Healthy
Total:
1 hr 30 min
Active:
10 min
Yield:
24 cookies (or 12 large)
Level:
Easy

Nutrition Info

Healthy

Ingredients

  • 1 cup mixed lentils
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) butter
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup quick rolled oats
  • 1 cup slivered almonds
  • 1 cup pumpkin seeds
  • 1 cup chocolate chips

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

Cook the lentils in boiling water for 35 minutes. Strain the lentils and crush with a fork. 

Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F. Grease a cookie sheet or line a cookie sheet with parchment paper. 

In a bowl, cream the crushed cooked lentils, butter, and brown sugar together and then add the egg and blend. Add the flour, baking soda, and vanilla. Stir in the oats, slivered almonds, pumpkin seeds, and chocolate chips and mix well. 

Drop the cookies by the spoonful onto the prepared baking sheet and flatten. Bake the cookies for 13 to 18 minutes and allow to cool on a baking rack.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Lentil Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Bal's Rice Pudding

Recipe courtesy of Bal Arneson

Lentil and Sausage Soup

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Deen

Spiced Red Lentil Dal

Herbed Lentils with Spinach and Tomatoes

Recipe courtesy of Ellie Krieger

Lentil Salad with Roasted Carrots and Fennel

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Deen

Cooking Tips 3 Videos

Step-by-step photos

Eggs 101: Poached 01:24

These easy steps will have you poaching eggs to perfection in no time.

Similar Topics:

On TV

Not My Mama's Meals

7:30am | 6:30c

Not My Mama's Meals

8:30am | 7:30c

Not My Mama's Meals

9:30am | 8:30c

Vinny & Ma Eat America

10:30am | 9:30c

Vinny & Ma Eat America

11:30am | 10:30c

Vinny & Ma Eat America

12:30pm | 11:30c

Donut Showdown

1:30pm | 12:30c

Donut Showdown

2:30pm | 1:30c

Donut Showdown

3:30pm | 2:30c

Donut Showdown

4:30pm | 3:30c

Sugar Showdown

5:30pm | 4:30c

Sugar Showdown

6:30pm | 5:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Cupcake Wars

8pm | 7c

Sugar Showdown

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Cupcake Wars

12am | 11c

Cupcake Wars

1am | 12c

Sugar Showdown

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here