This gluten free cast iron skillet oatmeal pizookie cookie is a moist and delicious giant cookie that can be enjoyed anytime.
Top this delicious skillet cookie with vanilla ice cream, then slather it with caramel dolce leche sauce. It is so hard to resist!!
(*Note, this post was updated from an older 2016 post with new photos.)
Giant Skillet Cookie aka Pizookie
Today is all about big cookies. Some call these big cookies “pizookies” because they resemble a pizza. Anyway you call it, my kids go crazy over this gluten free pizookie recipe! The bigger the better!! Just look at this Gluten Free Pumpkin Skillet Cookie.
If you love big cookies too, I can show you how easy it is to make this giant skillet oatmeal cookie. This gluten free cast iron dessert recipe is fail proof! Even better? This oatmeal skillet cookie is also.”
I have been experimenting with baking in my cast iron skillet lately. I love how easy it is to bake with this skillet. It retains heat beautifully, making your baking turn out even. I had a cast iron skillet for a long time that sat neglected under my stove for years.
I finally learned how to clean my skillet properly so I could make better use of it :-).
Sweet Sauces for a Pizookie
If you are an ala mode person like me, you are going to want a gooey sweet sauce to drizzle over your gluten free oatmeal pizookie cookie. Here are some fun ideas for sauces:
Gooey sauce topping ideas for your skillet oatmeal cookie
- Dolce Leche sauce (I buy it at Trader Joe’s)
- Hot Fudge
- Bourbon Butterscotch Sauce (see the picture below!)
- Old-Fashioned Vanilla Cream Sauce
You will love how easy this bourbon butterscotch sauce is to make!
Gluten Free Skillet Cookie Ingredients
This gluten free skillet cookie is so easy to make. All you need are a few simple ingredients like certified gluten free oats, brown sugar, butter, gluten free flour, chocolate chips or raisins, an egg, vanilla, and cinnamon.
Can you use this oatmeal cookie batter to make regular sized cookies? Of course!! You can also make regular sized cookies out of this cookie dough if you don’t have a cast iron skillet.
Certified Gluten Free Oats
I can’t stress enough how important it is to use certified gluten free oats. Regular oats are very easily cross-contaminated with gluten every step of the way from growing in the fields, to harvesting equipment, to silo storage. There are many brands of certified gluten free oats, even Trader Joe’s has them!
Are you ready to make this gluten free pizookie recipe for yourself?
The first step to making a gluten free oatmeal skillet cookie is to add all dry ingredients to a bowl. Use a whisk to blend thoroughly. In a separate bowl, add all of the wet ingredients and whisk to blend.
Pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and mix well.
How long do you bake a pizookie for?
Pour the cookie dough into a greased cast iron skillet. Spread it out and bake the skillet cookie for 18-20 minutes at 350F degrees.
Slice the gluten free pizookie and enjoy warm :-). You can see the inside and how moist this giant gluten free skillet cookie is.
Top with ice cream and the bourbon butternut sauce or enjoy it as is :-).”
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This delicious bourbon butterscotch sauce also tastes amazing on this Gluten Free Blond Brownie too!
- Gluten Free Brookies
- Gluten Free Sugar Cookies
- Gluten Free Russian Tea Cookies
- Gluten Free Nutella Linzer Cookies
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Things You Need to Make This Recipe:
- A cast iron skillet, I used a 10 1/2 inch skillet.
- Certified Gluten Free Oats. This is so important as non-certified oats are almost always cross-contaminated with gluten.
- One of these gluten free flour blends (Bob’s 1 to 1 or Authentic Foods) that contain Xanthan gum. (*If your mix doesn’t add 1 teaspoon.)
How to make this gluten free oatmeal pizookie recipe:
- 1 stick butter
- 3/4 cup brown sugar, or coconut sugar
- 2 large eggs
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 1 1/4 cup gluten free flour blend, (*Note, my flour blend has xanthan gum included. If yours doesn't, add 1 teaspoon.)
- 3/4 cup gluten free whole oats
- 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
- Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
- Grease a cast iron skillet
- In a mixer, add wet ingredients and mix on low.
- Gradually add the dry ingredients.
- Pour the batter into the cast iron skillet.
- Bake for 20 minutes.
- Top with ice cream and bourbon butterscotch sauce.
Nutrition Information:Yield: 12
Amount Per Serving:Calories: 120 Cholesterol: 13mg Sodium: 9mg Carbohydrates: 26g Fiber: 1g Sugar: 13g Protein: 2g
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