Soft ‘n fluffy gluten free pumpkin cookies bursting with chocolate chips! An easy recipe for moist, cake-like vegan gluten free pumpkin chocolate chip cookies with warm fall spices.
What’s your favorite kind of pumpkin chocolate chip cookie? Chewy & firm with just a light pumpkin flavor OR soft & cakey, with a lotta pumpkin WOW factor?
If you said chewy & firm… you know where the door is. (J/K!!!)
If you said soft & cakey, with all of the pumpkin star power: Welcome. THE gluten free pumpkin chocolate chip cookies you’ve been looking for are here.
And you know I mean business when I use both bold and italics. 😉
Since I started this food blog, pumpkin has been kind of a thing for me. And kind of a thing for you. No matter how many pumpkin recipes I share, you keep asking for more!
The best soft ‘n moist gluten free pumpkin cookies—perfectly spiced and easy to make!
A sampling, if you will, of fall-inspired goodies on BB: Gluten Free Pumpkin Bread Recipe, Easy Vegan Gluten Free Pumpkin Muffins Recipe (GF), pumpkin breakfast staples: Gluten Free Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Breakfast Bars and Vegan Pumpkin Muffins.
And there’s more where that came from. Can you believe?!
But the one request that I keep getting? And getting. And getting. Easy gluten free pumpkin cookies. So guess what I’m sharing today? (Let’s act as if neither of us has seen or heard from the blogpost title.)
Gluten Free Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies that are Vegan!
This easy vegan pumpkin chocolate chip cookies recipe yields soft ‘n fluffy pumpkin cookies that are moist, cake-like, and bursting with warm fall spices. Does it get any better than this?
How to Make Gluten Free Pumpkin Cookies
Not to worry, learning how to make vegan gluten free pumpkin cookies is super easy! Whisk all the dry ingredients together in a bowl. Do the same with the wet ingredients in another bowl. Combine. Scoop the pumpkin cookie dough onto the sheet. Bake, cool and eat!
Storing the Vegan Gluten Free Pumpkin Cookies
For soft pumpkin cookies: Store cookies in an airtight container at room temp for up to 1 week.
For firm pumpkin cookies: Store cookies in the refrigerator for 1-2 weeks.
Can You Freeze These Gluten Free Pumpkin Cookies?
Yes! Store your vegan pumpkin cookies in a freezer-friendly container for 1-2 months. Allow the pumpkin chocolate chip cookies to thaw for 10-20 minutes, or heat in 10-second increments until just warm. You can also freeze this incredible Gluten Free Vegan Chocolate Pumpkin Bread recipe!
Great Tools for Vegan Gluten Free Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
Wondering what my favorite baking tools are? Click on the links below to find out and explore.
- Medium Cookie Scoop – my favorite cookie scoop for quickly scooping up cookie dough. Great for uniform-sizing of cookies!
- Coconut Oil – my no-butter, vegan alternative to the best vegan + gf cookie recipes!
- Coconut Sugar – adds such a delicious, lightly caramel flavor to these vegan pumpkin cookies.
- Refined Sugar-Free Chocolate – try chopping up this paleo + vegan chocolate to use in place of your usual vegan chocolate chips.
Are you ready to get your pumpkin on? Let’s do it! I’ll grab the pumpkin, you grab the vegan chocolate chips! I can’t wait to hear what you think of my recipe. 🙂 As always, I’m so grateful that you’re here, enjoying the sweeter side of life with me. ‘Til the next kitchen adventure…
Sending you all my love and maybe even a dove, xo Demeter ❤️
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More Gluten Free Pumpkin Recipes
- Easy Gluten Free Vegan Pumpkin Coffee Cake Recipe
- Healthy Pumpkin Oatmeal Muffins (Vegan, Gluten Free)
- Vegan Pumpkin Pie Smoothie (Paleo, Vegan, GF)
- Gluten Free Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins (GF, Vegan)
- Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies (Vegan, Gluten Free)
Soft ‘n fluffy Gluten Free Vegan Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies! An EASY vegan pumpkin cookies recipe: moist, cake-like healthy pumpkin cookies with warm Fall spices. Dairy-Free, Refined Sugar-Free.
- 1 cup gluten free oat flour – if using homemade oat flour, make sure it’s very finely ground (not coarse)*
- 1 ½ teaspoons baking powder
- ½ teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- ¾ teaspoon pumpkin pie spice*
- ¼ teaspoon salt
- ½ cup 100% pure pumpkin puree
- 3 tablespoons coconut sugar
- 3 tablespoons pure maple syrup
- 3 tablespoon melted coconut oil
- 1 flax egg (1 tablespoon ground flaxseed + 3 tablespoons warm water, whisked together, set for 15 minutes)
- 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
- ¾ cup vegan chocolate chips
- 2–3 tablespoons vegan chocolate chips
- Preheat oven to 350°F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper or greased foil. Set aside.
- In a medium bowl, whisk together all the dry ingredients: oat flour, baking powder, baking soda, spices and salt. Set aside.
- In a large bowl, whisk together all the wet ingredients: pumpkin, coconut sugar, maple syrup, coconut oil, flax egg and vanilla.
- Add the dry mixture to the wet mixture. Using a rubber spatula, stir and fold until well mixed, and no flour patches remain. Fold in chocolate chips.
- Using a medium cookie scoop, scoop and drop cookie dough balls onto the prepared baking sheet, evenly spaced apart. Cookies will spread just a bit; if you don’t flatten them, you’ll get very round, domed cookies. Optionally, dot with chocolate chips—this will help if you choose to flatten the cookies (the dough is sticky). If desired: using a fork, flatten the cookies to desired thickness.
- Bake for 12-16 minutes. Mine took 14 minutes. Allow cookies to cool on the sheet for about 12 minutes (on a cooling rack). Then, transfer cookies directly onto a cooling rack to cool completely before storing. Storing instructions below. Enjoy!
More Gluten Free Vegan Pumpkin Recipes!
Storing Notes: store in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 1 week. Cookies are best on the 1st and 2nd day, but still good throughout the week.
For firmer cookies: store in the refrigerator for 1-2 weeks.
To Freeze: store in a freezer-friendly container for 1-2 months. Allow to thaw for 10-20 minutes at room temperature, or heat in 10-second increments in the microwave until just warm.
Nutrition Information: is an estimate based on the best-selling, most common brands per ingredient. Also, it’s estimated based on 24 servings per recipe, made without optional ingredients.
- Category: Dessert, Snacks, Fall
- Method: Bake
- Cuisine: American
- Serving Size: 1 cookie
- Calories: 93
- Sugar: 7g
- Sodium: 30mg
- Fat: 5g
- Saturated Fat: 3g
- Unsaturated Fat: 2g
- Trans Fat: 0g
- Carbohydrates: 13g
- Fiber: 1g
- Protein: 1g
- Cholesterol: 0mg
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