Vegan food and veganism are nowadays turning into a popular trend. We see many celebrities turning vegan nowadays. Now the food menus and counters have vegan as an option along with Vegetarian and non-vegetarian foods. Many sites come up daily with new recipes like vegan pizza, vegan cookies, etc. It doesn’t stop there; there are even vegan milk and cheese. With all these new things happening around us, you must be curious what this veganism is all about. The term “vegan” was coined around 1944 for a group of people who choose not to consume any animal or animal products. Nowadays veganism isn’t just about the food it has turned into a lifestyle pattern which people are now deciding to live.
Hearing the vegan may bring us the thought that the options of vegan food are minimal but in reality, its the other way round. There are plenty of vegan food options and hundreds of vegan dessert recipes that we could quickly make and try it out our home out of which vegan cookies are the easiest ones.
Types Of Vegan Cookies
What’s better for dessert than a glass of warm vegan milk and some choco chip cookies after a hearty vegan dinner. So, here are some easy vegan cookie recipes.
Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies
Vegan oatmeal cookies are beautifully soft and chewy bursting with choco chips and oats. They are gluten-free and dairy-free, and if sugar-free is used instead of regular sugar, it can be an excellent option for diet snacks. The ingredients we need for these cookies are a cup of rolled oats and gluten-free oats flour, half teaspoon of baking powder and soda and some salt. To these dry ingredients add some coconut oil, coconut sugar, maple syrup, and two flax eggs. You can add some vanilla extract and some vegan chocolate chips. Mix all these ingredients in a bowl and then scoop them onto a baking sheet and bake them for 8 to 12 minutes. Cool the cookies and enjoy them as an evening snack.
Shortbread cookies are all-time favorite cookies of everyone. These shortbread cookies are rich with vegan butter, and the cookie melts in the mouth. The shortbread cookies are a super simple four ingredients recipe that requires some flour, sugar, salt, and some vegan butter. Shortbread can be made both salty or sweet according to our preference. These cookies are crunchy and are super comfortable and taste just heavenly with that large amount of butter. They are the perfect side snacks with a cup of tea and coffee; they can also be enjoyed as an afternoon snack and as desserts.
Making these shortbread cookies are super quick and easy, add some flour, sugar, and salt in a mixing bowl. Then add the vegan butter and mix them all in with your fingers. Mix them slowly and thoroughly so that the ingredients are even. Form a mixture with these ingredients and then make them into small balls. Lay a baking sheet on the tray and dust some flour over it and then flatten the cookie ball on them. Bake these cookies at 180° celsius for 45 minutes. Cooldown your cookies and serve them to your loved ones.