50 Calorie Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

At only 50 calories, these holiday cookies are a gift

Recipe Courtesy of Andrea Correale, founder and president of Elegant Affairs

These chocolate crinkle cookies are just the right amount of sweet, and at only 50 calories a piece they are a guiltless indulgence. 

24
Servings
55
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

For the Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

  • 1 Cup all-purpose unbleached flour
  • 1/4 Cup unsweetened cocoa powder, plus 2 tbsp.
  • 1/4 Cup cane sugar, plus 2 tbsp.
  • 1/4 Teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 Teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 Cup vegetable oil
  • 3 Tablespoons milk
  • 2 Tablespoons maple syrup
  • 1 Teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Powdered sugar

Directions

For the Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Preheat oven to 300° F

Lightly grease 2 baking sheets.

In a large mixing bowl, combine the flour, cocoa powder, sugar, baking soda and salt and stir very well

In a medium mixing bowl, stir together the oil, milk, maple syrup and vanilla.

Pour wet ingredients into dry, and stir to make dough.

Using a small ice cream scoop, scoop dough and roll into 20 to 24 balls, then roll in a dish of powdered sugar.

Place balls on the prepared baking sheets and refrigerate for 1 hour.

Bake the chilled balls for 13 minutes.

Remove from the oven and allow to cool for at least 10 minutes.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
1g
1%
Sugar
1g
1%
Carbohydrate, by difference
10g
8%
Protein
1g
2%
Vitamin A, RAE
1µg
0%
Calcium, Ca
5mg
1%
Fiber, total dietary
1g
4%
Folate, total
16µg
4%
Iron, Fe
1mg
6%
Magnesium, Mg
3mg
1%
Niacin
1mg
7%
Phosphorus, P
12mg
2%
Selenium, Se
3µg
5%
Sodium, Na
4mg
0%
Water
3g
0%