Paleo Date Paste Lactation Cookies

When a mom is nursing her baby, she tends to be very hungry ALL THE TIME! But new moms want to eat something that’s good for both them and their baby. These Date Paste Lactation Cookies check all the boxes!

This recipe is from Pamela’s Nut Flour Blend but has been modified to include a few galactagogues, namely date paste, nuts and brewer’s yeast. These cookies are also good for those following the Paleo Diet.

Recipe for Paleo Lactation Cookies made with DateME Boutique organic ready to use Date Paste


  • 2 cups Pamela’s Nut Flour Blend
  • 1 cup butter
  • ⅔ cup DateME Date Paste 
  • ⅔ cup maple syrup
  • 2 eggs 
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. baking soda 
  • ½ cup chopped nuts 
  • 4 Tbsp. brewer’s yeast
  • ¼ cup tapioca flour


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. In a bowl, soften butter with a hand mixer. Add the Date Paste and mix well. Add the maple syrup and mix on medium speed. Add eggs one at a time, mixing well in between. 
  3. Add dry ingredients and mix well. 
  4. Scoop dough onto a parchment paper lined baking sheet. Makes approximately 12 cookies.
  5. Bake for 12 minutes and let cool. 

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