Blueberry Oatmeal Cookies {Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, No Refined Sugar}

Tasty gluten-free and dairy-free blueberry oatmeal cookies. Soft and chewy with just the perfect balance of oats and cookie. A healthier cookie with sweet blueberries and no refined sugar.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword gluten-free cookies, gluten-free oatmeal cookies
Prep Time 10 minutes
chilling 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 24
Calories 122 kcal


  • 2 cups of gluten-free flour I like Enjoy Life All-Purpose Flour
  • 1/4   teaspoons  of xanthan gum omit if your blend has it already
  • 1 teaspoon of baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon of salt
  • 1 tablespoon of cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon of ground ginger. it helps in keeping gluten-free baking fresher longer
  • teaspoons of lemon peel optional
  • 3 cups of certified gluten-free oats
  • 1/2 cup of pure maple syrup
  • 2 eggs room temperature
  • 1 tablespoon  of pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup of applesauce  I used no sugar added
  • 1 cup of dried blueberries raisins or chocolate chips
US Customary - Metric


  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  2. Combine all of the dry ingredients in a large bowl.
  3. Add the maple syrup, eggs, applesauce and vanilla to the dry mixture. Use your mixer on low speed to combine all of the ingredients.
  4. Add the blueberries to the cookie dough and gently mix until fully combined.
  5. Refrigerate the cookie dough for 10 minutes.
  6. The dough will be very thick. Using a cookie scoop or tablespoon to form a small cookie ball.
  7. Place cookie balls on a parchment lined cookie sheet. (or greased with cooking spray)
  8. Flatten cookie balls into a cookie shape. These cookies will not flatten by themselves.
  9. Bake for 12-15 minutes. Please watch your cookies because every oven is different.
  10. The cookies will be soft to the touch.
  11. Try and let them cool before you have one.
  12. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes

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Nutrition Facts
Blueberry Oatmeal Cookies {Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, No Refined Sugar}
Amount Per Serving (1 cookie)
Calories 122 Calories from Fat 9
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 1g 2%
Cholesterol 13mg 4%
Sodium 103mg 4%
Potassium 109mg 3%
Total Carbohydrates 24g 8%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 8g
Protein 3g 6%
Vitamin A 0.4%
Vitamin C 0.3%
Calcium 2.7%
Iron 5.8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.