Heart Smart Cookies Recipe

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Heart Smart Cookies

Susan Joiner

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@sjoy2

Got this from a friend in Atlanta! So, so good and good for you, too!

Try this...substitute dried cranberries for the dates and waluts instead of the chocolate. I did and it was awesome!


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Rating:

Serves:

plenty

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

6 Tbsp
butter, unsalted
3/4 c
packed, light brown sugar
1/3 c
all purpose flour
1/3 c
whole wheat flour
3/4 tsp
baking soda
1 1/2 c
oats, regular
1/2 tsp
salt
1
egg, lightly beaten
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 c
dates, chopped and pitted
3 oz
coarsely chopped bittersweet chocolate

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350* Melt butter in saucepan over low heat. Remove from heat, add brown sugar, Stir until smooth.
2
In a medium bowl, combine both flours, baking soda, oats, and salt.
3
Combine butter mixture with dry ingredients, and add egg, vanilla, and dates. Fold in chocolate.
Batter will be stiff.
4
Mix well, spoon by tablespoon onto lightly greased baking sheets.
5
Bake for 12 minutes or until tops are dry to touch. Makes 32 cookies.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies