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No-Bake Paleo Molasses Cookies | Vegan & Gluten Free

Paleo molasses cookies that are also vegan, gluten-free and do not require any baking! They make a great healthy cookie for your holiday season.

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 30 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 20 cookies
Calories 182 kcal


  • 2 c almonds raw
  • 2 c pecans raw
  • ¾ tsp cinnamon
  • ¼ tsp ginger
  • ¼ tsp cloves
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • 3 tbsp molasses
  • 3 tbsp maple syrup pure
  • 1 tbsp coconut oil melted
  • ½ tsp vanilla
  • 1/3 c coconut sugar


  1. In the bowl of a food processor combine almonds and pecans. Process for 2 minutes, or until nuts resemble a fine crumb.
  2. Add spices and salt. Process for another 10 seconds.
  3. Add molasses, syrup and coconut oil. Process for another 1-2 minutes, or until mixture begins to form a ball.
  4. Scoop out a 1 ½ - 2 tablespoon-sized ball of molasses cookie “dough.” Shape dough into a ball and roll in coconut sugar. Pat ball into a flat, ¾ - inch thick cookie and sprinkle with additional coconut sugar.
  5. Repeat above step with remaining molasses cookie “dough.”
  6. Refrigerate molasses cookies for 30 minutes before serving. Be sure to keep cookies refrigerated between servings. Enjoy!
Nutrition Facts
No-Bake Paleo Molasses Cookies | Vegan & Gluten Free
Amount Per Serving
Calories 182 Calories from Fat 126
% Daily Value*
Fat 14g22%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Sodium 35mg2%
Potassium 192mg5%
Carbohydrates 11g4%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 5IU0%
Vitamin C 0.1mg0%
Calcium 55mg6%
Iron 0.9mg5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.