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.


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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

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 375*. Lightly grease cookie sheets.
2
Place flour, baking powder, and salt in small bowl; stir to combine.
3
In a separate bowl, beat butter and sugars at medium speed until light and fluffy. Beat in banana, egg, and vanilla.
4
Add 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.
5
Bake 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