Cranberry Sweet Potato Cookies

Cranberry sweet potato cookies are the ultimate healthy treat to hand your dog for a job well done.

Dogs love anything sweet and this tasty treat combines two of the most mouth-watering, healthy snacks they can eat! Cranberries and sweet potatoes converge to create a scrumptious cookie that your dog will go wild for. Since both of the main ingredients are perfectly safe for your pup, there’s no reason they can’t snack on a couple of them a day. As an added bonus these cookies are even grain-free!

Cranberry Sweet Potato Cookies

Ingredients

  • 2 sweet potatoes cooked and peeled
  • 1/8 cup raw honey
  • 2 eggs large
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/3 cup dried (unsweetened) cranberries substitute fresh, depending on season
  • 1 cup gluten-free flour

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Bake the sweet potatoes for 30 minutes or until soft enough to easily mash.
  3. Allow sweet potatoes to cool, then peel and mash in large bowl.
  4. Combine all ingredients and mix well until it forms a thick dough.
  5. Roll out dough onto counter and cut out cookies into desired shape.
  6. Place cookies onto baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
  7. Bake cookies at 350 degrees for 12 - 15 minutes, or until done.
  8. Let cool before serving.

Recipe Notes

As an added touch you can lightly layer some yummy peanut butter on top when serving one of these to your pup!


Meet the Author: Ben Kerns

Ben Kerns is a freelance writer, photographer and outdoor adventurer based out of San Diego. When he’s not busy working you can find him hopping across the world looking for new places to climb big rocks. He’s also fanatically obsessed with funding his outdoor obsessions for as little money as possible. This stuff gets expensive.

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