September 5, 2008

Eggless Oats-Cocoa Cookies

Recipe source - Sailu's kitchen

I followed Sailu's recipe to the T. No modifications made. I had to bake few minutes more than what she had mentioned.


Quick cooking oats - 1 1/4 cup
Vegetable oil - 1/2 cup
Maida - 1/2 cup
Powdered sugar - 1 cup
Unsweetened cocoa powder - 1 1/2 tblspn
Baking powder - 3/4 tspn
A big pinch of baking soda
Vanilla essence - 1 tspn


Sieve maida, baking powder, baking soda and cocoa powder.

Blend powdered sugar and oil, till smooth. Fold in the sieved ingredients into the sugar-oil mixture. Add vanilla essence, oats and knead to a soft dough. If you are not able to bring together, add little milk. I did not require milk. In case of adding milk, chill the dough for 5 minutes before you proceed.

Pinch off small balls from the dough and flatten them. Arrange on a greased baking tray and bake at 180 C for 15 minutes.

Crisp and melt in the mouth cookies are ready. I had sent some cookies for my friend's son. She called me to say they all liked it very much and will be happy to receive some, during my next bake. This is a keeper recipe for sure.


  1. looks good..have to try this,,have tried the cookies with custard powder from sailu's blog!!

  2. At first I thought those were vadas. The cookies look awesome Jaya! Yum!

  3. I was waiting for this, Jayasree. I'm so happy to see them.:)
    These are looking good. What's next, I wonder?

  4. Thats nice Jayashree, Good one. made a note of this will try soon.

  5. I have all the ingredients. Must try this.

  6. Looks Yummy ... I love cookies ... lol!


  7. With Oats you have packed in all the fibre and the best part is this recipe is eggless...Iam definitely going to try this yummy recipe.

  8. The cookies look delicious. But not too brown? Was the cocoa too less?

  9. You've got an award waiting in

  10. sowmya, do try this. I have bkmrkd the one with custard powder too.

    uma, thanks. Somehow the cooca powder i used didnot give the brown color.

    divya, thanks.

    Aparna,thanks. I have some more in my drafts and many more to be tried.

    bhawana, thanks. Do try and I am sure u will love it.

    jayashree, try and let me know how u liked it.

    denise, thanks for dropping by and leaving ur comment here.

    sukanya, this healthy cookies os worth trying.

    sagari, thanks.

    sia, egglesss, thats what attracted me too.

    A&N, thanks. Taste of cocoa in cookies was perfect. But didnot get that brown color. may be becoz of the brand of cocoa i used.

    shriya, thanks for the award. I shall pick it up soon

  11. Looks gud..will try this some time

  12. looks lovely jayashree ..a very healthy cookie i must say

  13. I have an eggy version of this one and was wondering on the vegan version! Just found the solution here - thanks!


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