Healthy Christmas cookie recipes for the ultimate guilt-free treat!

Aromatic mulled wine, hot punch or deliciously fragrant cookies – do you feel it too? It smells like Christmas! Nothing says holiday cheer like a plate full of sweets. Cinnamon stars, vanilla crescents and more are just a part of the Advent season, but unfortunately, we often have a bad conscience because we usually eat a lot of calories and sugar with them. While Christmas is all about fun and entertainment, that doesn’t mean we have to give up our hard-earned physiques. Luckily, we don’t have to because there are so many great and healthier alternatives that taste great. We’ve rounded up some of the tastiest Weight Watchers cookie recipes for you so you can enjoy the holiday season comfortably and guilt-free. Even if you’re not on a diet, these low-calorie Christmas cookies are still worth a try. Read and enjoy!

Weight Watchers Cookies: Chocolate Chip Crunchy Cookies for 3 Smart Points

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The Weight Watchers concept is based on the calculation of points called “SmartPoints”, where each individual food item is assigned a point value. The program is very popular and depending on your weight, you can lose 1-2 kilos per week. Even if you’re new to the diet, these mini chocolate chip cookies are a great, guilt-free way to satisfy that sweet tooth during the holidays!

Ingredients for 20 cookies:

  • 100 grams of bran flour
  • 20 grams of butter, at room temperature
  • 100 grams of brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 1 egg white
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 80 grams of dark chocolate, chopped

Preparation:

  • Preheat the oven to 180 degrees and line a baking tray with baking paper.
  • In a large bowl, using a hand mixer, beat together the butter, brown sugar, and vegetable oil for 2 minutes.
  • Mix in the egg whites and vanilla extract and mix well.
  • Add wheat flour and baking powder and knead a smooth dough.
  • Mix in the chocolate chips and form 20 small balls.
  • Flatten slightly with your hands and bake for 8-10 minutes.
  • Enjoy!

Healthier vanilla crescents for 2 smart points

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Who doesn’t love him? Vanilla crescents are probably a classic during the Christmas season and they just taste so good! Good thing we have a recipe to match for healthier Weight Watchers Cookies!

Ingredients for 30 pieces:

  • 50 grams of ground almonds
  • 120 grams of wheat flour
  • 50 grams of sugar
  • 100 grams of butter, half fat
  • 1 packet of vanilla sugar
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 15 grams of powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract

Preparation:

  • In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, ground almonds, sugar and vanilla sugar.
  • Add butter, egg yolk and vanilla extract and knead a smooth dough.
  • Wrap the dough in cling film and refrigerate for 1 hour.
  • Preheat the oven to 180 degrees and line a baking tray with baking paper.
  • Roll the dough into croissants about 1 cm thick and bake for 12-15 minutes.
  • Roll the still warm vanilla crescents in powdered sugar and voila – your Weight Watchers cookies are ready!

Cinnamon Stars for 2 Smart Points

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For 2 Smart Points, these cinnamon stars are in no way inferior to the original and are a clear testament to the delicious taste of Weight Watchers cookies too!

Ingredients for 30 pieces:

  • 120 grams of ground almonds
  • 40 grams of wheat flour
  • 120 grams of powdered sugar
  • 2 egg whites
  • 1 tablespoon of cinnamon


Preparation:

  • Preheat the oven to 160 degrees and line a large baking tray with baking paper.
  • In a large bowl, beat the egg whites with a hand mixer for 5-6 minutes until very stiff, gradually adding the powdered sugar.
  • Set aside about a quarter of the mixture.
  • Add the ground almonds, wheat flour and cinnamon to the meringue and mix gently.
  • Roll out the dough between two pieces of cling film to a thickness of about 5 cm and cut out small stars.
  • Spread the remaining meringue over the cookies and bake for 15-17 minutes.
  • And your healthier cinnamon rolls are ready to eat!

Weight Watchers Cookies: Low-Calorie Rum Balls

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Looking for ideas for low-calorie, no-bake Christmas cookies? Super chocolatey, delicious, and ready in minutes, these low-calorie rum balls are just 70 calories each and are the perfect Weight Watchers cookie to enjoy year-round.

Ingredients for 14 pieces:

  • 35 grams of cocoa powder, without sugar + 10 grams for rolling
  • 170 grams of dates, peeled
  • 100 grams of fine oatmeal
  • 2 tablespoons dark rum
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon of cinnamon

Preparation:

  • Soak dates in boiling water for 10 minutes and drain.
  • Beat the dates in a blender for 1-2 minutes.
  • Add the rest of the ingredients and mix to a sticky mixture.
  • Make 14 small balls and roll in cocoa powder.
  • Enjoy!

Gingerbread Cookies for 6 Smart Points

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And what would the holiday season be without some delicious gingerbread cookies? With 6 smart points and 150 calories per serving, these Weight Watchers cookies aren’t low in calories, but they’re made with only healthy ingredients.

Ingredients for 24 pieces:

  • 350 grams of whole wheat flour
  • 180 grams of low-fat butter, at room temperature
  • 150 grams of brown sugar
  • 130 grams of molasses
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon of cinnamon and ground ginger
  • 1 teaspoon of baking powder
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract

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Preparation:

  • In a large bowl, using a hand mixer, cream the butter and brown sugar for 5-6 minutes.
  • Add eggs, molasses and vanilla and mix well.
  • Add bran flour, spices and baking powder and knead a smooth dough.
  • Wrap the dough in cling film and put it in the refrigerator for 3-4 hours.
  • Preheat the oven to 180 degrees and line a baking tray with baking paper.
  • Roll out the dough between two sheets of baking paper to a thickness of about 5 cm and cut out gingerbread men with cookie cutters.
  • Bake for 8-10 minutes and cool completely.
  • Decorate Weight Watchers Cookies however you like and enjoy!

Juicy Gooey Pie Cookies

Weight Watchers Cookie Recipes Low Calorie Christmas Cookies

Have you ever eaten a pie? If nothing, it’s time to change it! American cookies are very soft and delicious and remind us of Oreos in terms of taste. Sounds good, right?

Ingredients for 18 pieces:

  • 120 grams of bran flour
  • 25 grams of cocoa powder, without sugar
  • 100 grams of brown sugar
  • 30 grams of semi-fat butter
  • 1 egg white
  • 120 ml skim milk
  • 100 grams of marshmallow fluff
  • 1 teaspoon of baking powder
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract

Whoopie Pies Recipe Weight Watchers Cookies Christmas

Preparation:

  • Heat the oven to 200 degrees and line a baking tray with baking paper.
  • In a large bowl, beat the egg whites, sugar, oil and vanilla extract with a hand mixer until foamy, 4-5 minutes.
  • Add flour, cocoa and baking powder and mix to get a smooth dough.
  • Make 36 cookies and bake for 5-7 minutes.
  • Cool completely and spread half of the cookies with marshmallow fluff.
  • And your juicy juicy pies are ready!

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