• Serves 15
  • Makes 15
  • 20 minutes
  • Difficulty Easy
  • 8 Ingredients


Don’t be fooled by the use of chick peas in this recipe. These cookies are winners in the taste department. Wheat, egg and dairy free, so great for those with allergies or wanting a sweet cookie, without being too naughty. Try them…you will not be disappointed!

Ingredients (serves 15 | makes 15 Cookies)

  • 400g Tin of drained chick peas
  • 45g Rolled oats
  • 80g Brown Sugar
  • 50g Cocoa or cocao
  • 1 tsp Vanilla extract
  • 100 g Peanut butter
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • Decorations of your choice


  1. Place oats in food processor. Blitz for 20 seconds.
  2. Add remaining ingredients to the food processor. Blitz for 30 seconds.
  3. Rolls mixture into 15 balls and flattening slightly your palm of your hand.
  4. Place onto a lined baking tray and sprinkle with your favourite decorations. I used 100s and 1000s, so the recipe can remain dairy free.
  5. Bake for 15 minutes at 180 degrees.


You can replace the peanut butter with ordinary butter if you would like to make this recipe nut free. These cookies have a soft texture...similar to a cake.

  • I’m amazed but these look so gooood


  • I like that it’s different. Must try it. Thanks.


  • I am SOOOO making these. I’m convinced that chickpeas in foods are awesome but my kids disagree! So I’ll be making these and not saying anything about the ingredients!!!


  • These look delicious and they are so simple to make.


  • wow these look awesome!


  • These look and sound so good – also good to know that butter can replace the peanut butter in it. Thanks so much for sharing.


  • Interesting ingredients – would have to try to see if I liked them or not. I’m intrigued.


  • I said it before but these look fabulous


  • First of all these look wow so dark in colour and they look very presentable thanks for your recipe


  • Chickpeas, chocolate and peanut butter??!!! I’m intrigued! I’ve gotta give this a taste test


  • I am so impressed with the number of healthy sweet treats I’m finding on the MoMs website


  • Love peanut butter and chick pea biscuits. Chocolate ones sound great as normally have choc chips ones.


  • I reckon chickpeas sounds like a great ingredient. Thanks.


  • Pretty healthy! I like the sound of these ones!


  • Fantastic! Glad you liked them :)


Post a comment
Like Facebook page

LIKE MoM on Facebook

Please enter your comment below
Would you like to include a photo?
No picture uploaded yet.
Please wait to see your image preview here before hitting the submit button.
Your MoM account

Lost your password?

Enter your email and a password below to post your comment and join MoM:

You May Like


Looks like this may be blocked by you browser or content filtering.

↥ Back to top

Thanks For Your Star Rating!

Would you like to add a written rating or just a star rating?

Write A Rating Just A Star Rating