Lucky Charm Four Leaf Clover Cookies

by | Updated: October 13th, 2020

You hit the jackpot! Okay, maybe not the kind of jackpot that dishes out cash or oversized checks, but these green cookies could be used as currency. Need a clean house? Simply trade the kids a handful of these shamrock-shaped sugar cookies for an extra hand to tidy up. It works like a charm!Homemade Green Shamrock Cookies Recipe for St. Patrick's Day |

Lucky Charm Four Leaf Clover Cookies

Makes 4 cookies
Macros per cookie: 119.5 calories | 5.4 g net carbs | 13.4 g protein


2 oz. sweet potato, baked, peeled and mashed
2 Tbsp. Nutiva Organic Coconut Flour
1 scoop Quest Vanilla Milkshake Protein Powder
1 Tbsp. Sweet Spreads Maple Pancake Coconutter
1 Tbsp. liquid egg whites
½ tsp. vanilla extract
½ tsp. cinnamon


1 scoop Quest Vanilla Milkshake Protein Powder
3 Tbsp. unsweetened cashew milk
3-4 drops green food coloring

Green sugar sprinkles for topping (optional)


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F and lay out Silpat or wax paper.
  2. In a large bowl, mix all cookie ingredients together until well-combined.
  3. Roll out cookie batter on Silpat sheet or wax paper, forming a rectangle.
  4. Using a heart-shaped cookie cutter, cut out 16 hearts and reserve all scraps.
  5. Arrange hearts into four leaf clovers to make 4 clover cookies. There may be space in the middle. Use the scraps to fill in any spaces and create stems for the clovers.
  6. Bake for 7 minutes, or until slightly golden. Let cool while you prepare the icing.
  7. In a small bowl, stir together all icing ingredients until well-blended and color is as green as you desire.
  8. Frost cooled cookies and top with green sprinkles for extra pizazz.

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Stay safe and eat cookies!