Note: This recipe is especially for kids with diabetes, but can be a nutritious part of almost anyone's diet.
You can include cookies in your diabetic meal plan — just plan ahead and remember to eat in moderation.
Prep time: 45 minutes
Serving size: 1 cookie
Nutritional analysis (per serving):
1 g protein
4 g fat
1 g sat. fat
11 g carbohydrate
0 g fiber
12 mg cholesterol
97 mg sodium
8 mg calcium
0.5 mg iron
2/3 carbohydrate exchanges
Note: Nutritional analysis may vary depending on ingredient brands used.
Variations and suggestions:
Substitute another type of nut if you do not like pecans. Store the leftovers in an airtight container. You can either freeze half the batch or share them with your friends.
Reviewed by: Allison Brinkley, RD, CNSC, LD/N
Date reviewed: July 2012
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