4 Ingredients Banana and Peanut Cookies

The South Arm Community Kitchen made a very simple cookie with just 4 ingredients.


You can substitute the dried papaya with dried pineapple, raisin or any dried fruit or even chocolate chips.


  • 2 large or 3 small over ripe bananas
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons peanut butter (depends on how ripe the bananas are)
  • 1 cup quick oats
  • 1/2 cup dried fruit or chocolate chips


Source: South Arm Community Kitchen

Yield: 18 to 20 cookies.


IMG_8885Preheat the oven to 350F.

Grease and dust a cookie sheet with flour or lined with parchment paper.

Place all the ingredients in a bowl.

IMG_8886Mash the bananas with a fork and mix with the rest of the ingredients well.

You can even add 2 tablespoons of chia seeds or flax seeds to it.

If the dough is dry, add a bit more banana or peanut butter.

IMG_8896Place spoonful of the batter onto the prepared cookie sheet. You may use an ice-cream scoop to do the job.

Pat down the dough slightly.

Bake in a 350F preheated oven for about 15 minutes.


IMG_8908Remove the cookies from the cookie sheet to cool on a rack.

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