Chocolate Peppermint Magic Cookie Bars

Chocolate Peppermint Magic Cookie Bars
These delicious festive dairy-free magic cookie bars are made with Let’s Do Organic Sweetened Condensed Coconut Milk by Natalie of @feastingonfruit
No dairy here folks, thanks to Let's Do Organic Sweetened Condensed Coconut Milk — the secret ingredient to these dairy-free Magic Cookie Bars!
This recipe is made with all natural food coloring and a peppermint infused chocolate crust. Sweetened Condensed Coconut Milk bringing the magic to these magic cookie bars!
Beet powder gives these perfectly festive bars their holiday colors!
Ingredients ⁠⠀ Chocolate Crust⁠⠀
  • 1 cup (85g) oats⁠
  • 1 cup (120g) almond flour⁠
  • 1/4 cup (25g) cocoa powder⁠
  • 1/2 tsp salt⁠
  • 1/3 cup (105g) maple syrup⁠
  • 1/3 cup (85g) almond butter⁠
  • 2 tsp peppermint extract⁠⠀
⁠⠀ Filling
⁠⠀ Instructions
  1. Mix together the beet powder and water. Toss the coconut flakes until evenly coated. Bake at 300ºF for 10 minutes, flip, then 10 more minutes until dry and crisp. (All optional, just for color)⁠
  2. In a food processor combine the oats, almond flour, cocoa powder, and salt until finely ground.⁠
  3. Add the maple syrup, almond butter, and peppermint extract. Process to form a thick dough.⁠
  4. Press into a 9x9” baking dish lined with parchment paper.⁠
  5. Evenly spread the chopped hazelnuts, red coconut flakes, and white chocolate chips on top of the crust.⁠
  6. Pour the Let’s Do Organic Sweetened Condensed Coconut Milk to cover.⁠
  7. Bake for 30-25 minutes at 350ºF (cover lightly with foil for the last half to prevent browning).⁠
  8. Cool, then chill overnight.
  9. Slice and eat!