This is day 12 of my #20daysofcookies campaign to post a new gluten free dairy free recipe each day. Enjoy the other recipes here.

gluten free no bake date cookies recipe
Gluten Free No-Bake Date Cookies.
Here is the 12th new cookie recipe for the month of December, #20daysofcookies, where I will share 20 new gluten free cookie recipes from December 1-20. Make sure you subscribe to receive each one!
This is one of the easiest cookies to make. In fact, it only has 4 ingredients and one of those ingredients is water.
For those of you on a grain free or paleo diet, these cookies are a sweet you can enjoy.
I can hardly believe this is recipe #12 already, only 8 more to go. Have you made any of the previous recipes? Let me know on FacebookTwitter or Instagram if you have made any.

gluten free no bake date cookies recipe

These gluten and dairy-free no bake date cookies only require 4 simple ingredients.

Gluten Free No-Bake Date Cookies


  • This recipe makes 19 balls.
  • 1 cup pitted dates
  • 1 cup unsweetened shredded coconut
  • 1/2 cup toasted pistachios
  • 3 tsp water
  • Optional Topping:
  • 1 tbsp coconut oil. melted
  • 1/4 cup Enjoy Life Dark Chocolate Chips


  • In a food processor, process the dates, coconut and pistachios.
  • Add 1 tsp of water at a time, while pulsing mixture.
  • Line a small cookie sheet with parchment paper.
  • Use a small ice cream scoop and to scoop up date mixture.
  • Roll into a ball shape with your hands.
  • Place balls on cookie sheet and place in refrigerator for an hour.
  • After an hour you can add the topping.
  • Optional Topping:
  • In a small microwave safe bowl, melt the coconut oil and chocolate chips.
  • Stir.
  • Drizzle a bit of chocolate onto each ball.
  • Place back in the refrigerator to set.
  • Enjoy!
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gluten free no bake date cookies recipe