Gluten Free Fudgy Espresso Cookies

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gluten free dairy free fudgy espresso cookie recipe
Gluten Free Fudgy Espresso Cookies.
Here is the 10th 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!
I find that coffee adds a richness to chocolate. I am not a coffee drinker but in cookies I like it. This gluten free and dairy free cookie recipe takes no time to make.
gluten free dairy free fudgy espresso cookie recipe

Gluten Free Fudgy Espresso Cookies


  • 7 tbsp gluten free flour blend (I like to use Compliments gluten free flour blend)
  • 1 1/2 cups solid bittersweet chocolate or dark chocolate, chopped
  • 2 tbsp cooled strong coffee ( leftover coffee from morning pot works well)
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/2 tsp gluten free baking powder
  • pinch salt
  • 2 tbsp Earth Balance “vegan” butter
  • 1 tsp espresso powder
  • 1 tsp good quality vanilla
  • 1/2 cup Enjoy Life dark chocolate chips
  • 1 tbsp of icing sugar to dust cookies with


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Line 2 cookie sheets with parchment paper.
  • In a small saucepan melt the chopped chocolate, vegan “butter”, and espresso powder on low heat.
  • Cook until chocolate is melted.
  • Stir.
  • Remove from heat.
  • In a medium bowl beat the eggs, coffee, vanilla and sugar with a hand mixer for a few minutes.
  • In a small bowl whisk the gluten free flour blend, baking powder and the salt.
  • Pour the melted chocolate mixture into the egg mixture and beat until combined.
  • Add the dry ingredients and mix.
  • Batter will be very thick.
  • Stir in the chocolate chips.
  • Use a medium ice cream scoop to drop cookie batter on to the lined cookie sheets.
  • Dust cookies with a bit of icing sugar on each cookie before baking.
  • Bake in oven for 10-11 minutes.
  • Remove from oven.
  • Enjoy!
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gluten free dairy free fudgy espresso cookie recipe