Banana Softie Cookies Recipe

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Banana Softie Cookies

Melissa Witkosky

By
@missylu116

My youngest son loves these cookies. He is the type of child that would prefer a healthy snack over junk food. This cookie is a combination of both.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Serves:
Approx. 3 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

1 1/4 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
1/3 c
butter, softened
1/3 c
sugar
1/3 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1 medium
banana, ripe
1
egg
1 tsp
vanilla
1/2 c
walnuts, optional

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 375*. Lightly grease cookie sheets.
2Place flour, baking powder, and salt in small bowl; stir to combine.
3In a separate bowl, beat butter and sugars at medium speed until light and fluffy. Beat in banana, egg, and vanilla.
4Add in flour mixture. Beat at low speed until well blended. Stir in walnuts if desired. (Dough will be soft.) Drop rounded teaspoonfuls of dough 2 inches apart onto prepared cookie sheets.
5Bake 9-11 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Let cookies stand on cookie sheets for 2 minutes. Remove cookies to wire racks; cool completely.

Store in tightly covered container at room temperature.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tags: For Kids, Healthy
Hashtag: #banana