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Lion's Mane Cookies With Chocolate For Nutritious Snack
Apr 03, 23
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Author: Sony Sherpa

Lion's Mane Cookies With Chocolate For Nutritious Snack

  • by Sony Sherpa

    Medically reviewed by

    Sony Sherpa

    Dr. Sony Sherpa is a board-certified Clinical Doctor and dedicated advocate for holistic medicine, specializing in functional mushrooms. Her blend of medical expertise and passion for alternative wellness lends authenticity to her role as a contributor for Natures Rise.

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Lion's Mane Cookies With Chocolate For Nutritious Snack

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To make Lion's Mane Cookies, you'll need Lion's Mane powder, flour, sugar, coconut oil, baking soda, water, brown sugar, dark chocolate chips, and vanilla extract. First, preheat your oven to 350°F and line a baking tray with parchment paper. Then, mix all the dry ingredients in a large bowl, add the wet ingredients, and mix well until uniform. 

Next, slowly add the chopped chocolate and form small, 3-inch-wide circles on the prepared baking tray. Bake for 12 minutes, then let the cookies cool on a wire rack before enjoying them with your favorite beverage or packing them for a post-workout snack.

In this recipe, we incorporate organic Lion's Mane mushroom powder, a unique ingredient known for its potential cognitive benefits, into the mix. Combining this ingredient with other wholesome ingredients like coconut oil, dark chocolate chips, and brown sugar creates a cookie that is both delicious and nutritious.

If you're wondering how to make these brain-boosting cookies at home, don't worry—we've got you covered. In the following section, we'll provide step-by-step instructions on creating these tasty treats. So grab your apron, preheat your oven, and let's get baking!

How To Cook Healthy Lion's Mane Cookies

Cookies are a staple in the baking world, offering a sweet and satisfying treat that's hard to resist. However, many traditional cookies can be heavy on sugar and lack nutritional value. 

This is where Lion's Mane Cookies come in. In this Lion's mane cookie recipe, we incorporate the unique and nutritious Lion's Mane mushroom into the mix, instantly elevating the health benefits of these sweet treats.

General Info

Prep time: 15min

Cook time: 15 min

Servings: 8 cookies

Great for: better focus and concentration

Read More: See how Lion’s mane fights brain fog to boost focus and concentration.


  • 3 teaspoon Lion's mane powder
  • 2 cups sifted flour
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup melted coconut oil
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 12 ounces dark chocolate chips
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract


  • Oven
  • Baking tray
  • Parchment paper
  • Large mixing bowl


1. Setting Up The Oven

Preheat the oven to 350°F and line a large baking tray with parchment paper.

2. Preparing The Cookie Batter

Combine all the dry ingredients in a large mixing bowl. Mix the batter after adding the wet ingredients until it is uniform. Finally, add the chopped chocolate slowly.

3. Baking

Place the dough onto the baking sheet in small, flattened, 3-inch-wide circles. You should have roughly eight cookies. After placing in the oven, bake for 12 minutes.

4. Serving

Remove from the oven and let it cool on a wire rack. Then, enjoy brain-boosting Lion's mane cookies with a hot cup of your favorite beverage, or pack it in your gym bag for a post-workout snack.

Read More: See why people use Lion’s mane pre-workout.

Nutritional Info

Protein 2 g          Fiber 2 g

Sodium 1 g         Vitamin B 3 g

Iron 1 g

Additional Note:

Gluten-free alternatives for the cookie batter are almond, buckwheat, and oat flour.

Key Takeaways

These Lion's Mane Cookies are not your average cookie. Instead, they're a unique and delicious treat that packs a punch in the form of health benefits. Incorporating Lion's Mane mushroom powder into your diet is a great way to potentially boost your cognitive function, and what better way to do it than with a tasty cookie?

This recipe is easy to follow and can be customized to fit your dietary needs, whether you prefer gluten-free alternatives or want to add your unique twist. So, next time you're craving a sweet snack, skip the traditional cookies and try this brain-boosting recipe instead. Your taste buds and your brain will thank you!

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