tea cookies

Green Tea Cookie (Vegan)

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: Japanese
Keyword: crisp cookie, green tea
Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 45 minutes
Author: Nami
Crunchy edge and soft inside, perfect with a cup of tea.  Only call for 5 ingredients!!  Self raising flour, butter, sugar, applesauce and green tea powder.



  1. In a bowl put self raising flour, sugar, vegan butter, and powdered green tea (or Matcha).
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  2. Crumb together the dry ingredients with the butter until the mixture resembles wet sand.
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  3. Now add 1 tsp at a time applesauce to glue the dough together.
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  4. The dough should resemble clay.
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  5. Take small pieces of dough, shape them into balls and place on baking sheets.
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  6. Put the baking sheets into the fridge for about 1 hour (or in the freezer for 30 minutes or more). Meanwhile heat the oven at 375F. Bake the cookies for 15 minutes.
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Recipe Notes

Recipe by Roxana from a trEATs affair.


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