Raw Chocolate Cookies with Pumpkin Mousse Frosting

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I’ve been wanting to share this recipe (and a few others, stay tuned) for a few days. But I started working two jobs again and I’ve been having some health issues as well. (Nothing serious, but still frustrating)

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Anyways, the time for all pumpkin everything will be coming to an end very very soon. It’s really a sad thing, but at the same time I’m excited for Christmas recipes! Peppermint, gingerbread, eggnog; just to name a few. Let’s not jump ahead though. We should appreciate pumpkin while we can and what better way to do that than to pile it on top of some yummy chocolate cookies?

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The light and creamy mousse frosting compliments the chocolatey gooey cookie so well. The cookie provides just enough flavor to bring out spices in the frosting leaving your mouth in a euphoria of fall flavors.

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Raw Chocolate Cookies with Pumpkin Frosting

makes 16 cookies

Raw Chocolate Cookies:

1 1/3 cup oats
2 cup pitted dates
4 tablespoon cacao
3 tablespoon agave
2 tablespoon cacao

In a food processor blend together all ingredients. On parchment paper shape mixture into 16 medium sized cookies. Place in refrigerator. Prepare Pumpkin Mousse Frosting.

Pumpkin Mousse Frosting:

1/2 cup pureed pumpkin
1 tablespoon almond milk
1 tablespoon peanut butter
1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice

In a blender or food processor blend together all ingredients. Place in refrigerator to set up for 30-60 minutes. Remove frosting and cookies from refrigerator and frost cookies.

I topped these cookies with a little bit of cinnamon for a little extra flavoring. They’re good with or without it though.

Serve, enjoy!

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