Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies – Lower-Calorie, WW Friendly

Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies – Lower-Calorie, WW Friendly

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Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies – Lower-Calorie, WW Friendly 

Pumpkin spice chocolate chip cookies are perfect for the Fall season. Simple and delicious recipe.

 

September is here in full swing and everything pumpkin has officially made its appearance. From lattes to cereal, and from salsa to chips. I’ve seen it all, including pasta! I’ve learned if a recipe can be made with pumpkin spice flavor it’s probably been done. One of my favorite ways to treat myself to pumpkin spice is making these pumpkin spice chocolate chip cookies. They are super addictive and everyone I’ve given them to has loved them. As a result, I have happy pumpkin spice lovers. 

 

What is pumpkin spice?

Pumpkin spice is a blend of ground cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, cloves and allspice. Pumpkin spice blends vary so they are not the same everywhere you go.

 

pumpkin spice chocolate chip cookies

 

The best part is it doesn’t get much easier than this recipe because these cookies are made using only 3 ingredients. The base is made from a spice cake mix, a can of pumpkin purée and some chocolate chips. Mix all three ingredients together, and that’s the cookie dough!

 

Since the cookies are made using a cake mix, the results are a soft, fluffy texture. They’re the perfect comforting Fall treat and the chocolate chips giving the cookies that extra chocolatey wow factor. Great for any holiday get together, or just because. They went pretty quickly in my house with requests to make more, so of course I had to! 

 

pumpkin spice chocolate chip cookies

 

To get nice uniform cookies, I used a cookie scoop which made it easy to measure the cookie dough out evenly. I also baked them on a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper so there’s no need to grease the cookie sheet.

 

pumpkin spice chocolate chip cookies

 

A tip to making the cookies look a little fancier is to reserve some of the chocolate chips that go in the dough mix. After the cookies are all scooped onto the cookie sheets, top each one with a few chocolate chips. This is the best way to see the chocolate chips in the cookies and it makes them pop a bit more.

 

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Ingredients for Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies

  • Spice cake mix
  • Canned pumpkin purée
  • Dark chocolate chips

 

6 WW SmartPoints

Calories per serving (1 cookie): 131

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Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies - Lower-Calorie, WW Friendly 

Pumpkin spice chocolate chip cookies are perfect for the Fall season. Simple and delicious recipe.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Dessert
Keyword: low calorie food option, lower calorie cookies, pumpkin spice chocolate chip, pumpkin spice cookies
Servings: 24
Calories: 131kcal
Author: simplylowcal

Ingredients

  • 1 15.25 oz spice cake mix I used Betty Crocker Super Moist Spice Cake Mix
  • 1 15 oz can pure pumpkin purée
  • 1 cup dark chocolate chips

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350°. Line baking sheets with parchment paper.
  • In a large bowl, mix together cake mix and pumpkin purée until well blended. Fold in chocolate chips.
  • Using a cookie scoop, form 24 cookies and place on baking sheets, spread out evenly.
  • Bake cookies for approxamately 20 minutes. Check with toothpick to make sure center of cookies are cooked through.
  • Transfer cookies to wire rack to cool. Enjoy!

Notes

  • Nutritional information is only an estimate. The accuracy of the nutritional information for any recipe on this site is not guaranteed.

Nutrition

Serving: 24g | Calories: 131kcal | Carbohydrates: 21g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 3g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Sodium: 1mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin A: 36IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Iron: 4mg
Nutrition Facts
Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies - Lower-Calorie, WW Friendly 
Amount Per Serving (24 g)
Calories 131 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Fat 3g5%
Saturated Fat 3g15%
Sodium 1mg0%
Carbohydrates 21g7%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 12g13%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 36IU1%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Iron 4mg22%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.


 

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If you like Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies, then you might also like:

PBFit Gluten Free Peanut Butter Cookies

PBFit Soft Gluten Free Cookies

 


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