Applesauce cookies

Applesauce Cookies Recipe

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Mary Villearreal


These cookies are so soft and bring back my childhood days of Grandma making them on a rainy day.


★★★★★ 1 vote

Makes 4 dozen
1 Hr
15 Min


  • 1/2cup c
  • 1 cup c
  • 1 cup
    unsweetened applesauce
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/2 cup
  • 1/2 cup
    chopped nuts
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp

How to Make Applesauce cookies


  1. Cream shortening and sugar together.
  2. Add unsweetened applesauce and blend into mixture.
  3. Sift flour. Measure and add soda,salt and spices
  4. Sift again.
  5. Add sifted dry ingredients and stir until smooth.
  6. Add chopped nuts and raisins.
  7. Drop dough from a teaspoon onto a greased baking sheet, spaced 2 to 3 inches apart.
  8. Bake at 375 for approximately 12 minutes.
  9. Makes four dozen.

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About Applesauce cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: For Kids

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