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Apple Cheddar Cookies

Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

These apple-cheese cookies are a cross between, oatmeal cookies, and cheddar biscuits with the addition of chunks of apple. The flavor of these cookies will vary depending on the sharpness of the cheddar cheese you use (I used a sharp, smoked cheddar), and how sweet your apples are. You can’t go wrong, so just go with what you like.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
3 Dozen
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 1/4 c
flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
ground nutmeg
1/4 lb
(1 stick) butter, unsalted
1 c
brown sugar, packed
1/2 c
(2 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese
2 large
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2/3 c
prepared applesauce
3 c
rolled oats

Step-By-Step

1Heat oven to 350°F. In a small bowl, sift together the flour, baking soda, salt, and nutmeg.

In a large bowl, cream the butter, brown sugar, and cheese.
2Beat in the eggs and vanilla extract.

Stir in the flour mixture.

Add the oatmeal and applesauce, stirring well.
3Drop small spoonfuls of batter onto a lightly greased baking sheet.

Bake 10 to 12 minutes.

Remove from the oven and cool on a wire rack.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy