The best part about baking cookies is getting to eat some of the cookie dough (a perk of vegan baking: no raw eggs in the batter)! So why not make a whole recipe of just cookie dough? These 15 recipes will have you forgetting all about cookies and just enjoying the dough instead. Check them out on our Food Monster App!
1. Brownie Cookie Dough Ice Cream Bars
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This frozen dessert is all you need this summer. The base of these Brownie Cookie Dough Ice Cream Bars from Caroline Doucet is a raw brownie layer, followed by nice cream filled with raw cookie dough bites. It’s finished off with a drizzle of chocolate or other toppings of choice. Think of it as a healthier alternative to the famous ice cream cake!
2. Cookie Dough Milkshake
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Yep, you read right, all the flavors of a cookie dough in drinkable form, complete with a mini cookie on top, chocolate drizzle and some dairy free whipped cream. This Cookie Dough Milkshake recipe from Harriet Porterfield is a winner! Thick and creamy, gently infused with vanilla, cinnamon and nutmeg and sweetened naturally with medjool dates.
3. Raw Peanut Butter Stuffed Cookie Dough Bites
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These Raw Peanut Butter Stuffed Cookie Dough Bites from Taylor Kiser are to die for. The simple cookie dough is augmented with mini chocolate chips and finished off with a creamy peanut butter center. You won’t be able to stop eating these delightful little bites.
4. Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cups
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These Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cups from Kat Condon are stuffed with a paleo pumpkin chocolate chip cookie dough to create a delicious yet nutritious fall-inspired dessert. Eating plain cookie dough is all the range right now, why not take things up a notch by making pumpkin cookie dough instead? Though the dough is amazing on its own, when it is stuffed into homemade chocolate cups it becomes incredible.
5. Cookie Dough Oatmeal Breakfast Bars
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Everyone wants cookies for breakfast and these bars let you do just that while still feeling like an adult. These Cookie Dough Oatmeal Breakfast Bars from Taylor Kiser are designed to give you all the nutrients you need to start your day with all of the flavors of delicious cookie dough. Finally, you can have the best of both worlds in bar-form.
6. White Chocolate Pumpkin Cookie Dough Balls
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This White Chocolate Pumpkin Cookie Dough Balls recipe from Gabrielle St. Claire screams fall, has aesthetic appeal, can be thrown together in no time, can easily be made in bulk, requires minimal ingredients, is non vegan approved, and is a game changer! A delicious, bite-sized snack full of your favorite fall flavors.
7. Brownie Brittle With Chickpea Cookie Dough Dip
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On its own, this dip rocks, but with this brownie brittle it’s even better. It’s like a chocolate cracker, which is the absolute perfect edible transport system for the cookie dough! Check out Chrysta Hiser‘s Brownie Brittle With Chickpea Cookie Dough Dip!
8. Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Apple Brownies
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Made from apples, dates, and oats as the main ingredients, these Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Apple Brownies from Pamela Higgins are much healthier than the sugar-filled white flour ones you think of. While these may look and taste filthy, they are actually pretty healthy! The cookie dough layer is made from oats, dates, peanut butter, and natural sweeteners.
9. Cookie Dough Cupcakes
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In these Cookie Dough Cupcakes from Sweet, Savory, and Free, you can get a double dose of the cookie dough: one in the filling and one in the frosting. Makes sense, right? And with no raw eggs to worry about, it’s safe for everyone. Because after all, everyone in the world loves cookie dough.
10. Protein Cookie Dough Stuffed Dates
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These Protein Cookie Dough Stuffed Dates from Kat Condon are a simple yet delicious no-bake dessert! A vegan and gluten-free cookie dough is stuffed inside a date and then dipped in chocolate for the perfect grab-and-go treat.
11. Cookie Dough Blondies
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These chewy and gooey Cookie Dough Blondies from Aisling Tuck look so delicious, you won’t believe they are only made with six ingredients. They’re sweet, buttery, and can be whipped up in just 30 minutes!
12. Chocolate Cookie Dough Balls
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These Chocolate Cookie Dough Balls from Mitra Shirmohammadi make a wonderfully delicious, quick, easy, and healthy snack. They’re dairy-free, gluten-free, grain-free, Paleo, vegan and could be made nut-free.
13. Cookie Dough Pops
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Ah, dessert on a stick! Coated in a rich chocolate shell, these bite-sized treats are a great sweet-tooth-satisfier. These adorable little Cookie Dough Pops from Kristen Genton would be the perfect favor at a party!
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15. Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownies
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These Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownies from Gretchen Price are stuffed with cookie dough and topped with a decadent ganache. They are so rich, so fudgy and, well … these brownies are life. You will be drooling before your first bite – they’re just that good.
Need more cookies and cookie dough recipes? Check out Skip the Cookie Cutters, Give Us the Dough — 15 Cookies That We Want to Eat Raw and 10 Eggless Cookie Dough Recipes! We also highly recommend downloading our Food Monster App, which is available for both Android and iPhone, and can also be found on Instagram and Facebook. The app has more than 15,000 plant-based, allergy-friendly recipes, and subscribers gain access to new recipes every day. Check it out!
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