Applesauce cookies

Applesauce Cookies Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

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


Add to Grocery List

  • 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.

Printable Recipe Card

About Applesauce cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: For Kids

Show 1 Comment & Review

C Is For Cookie Recipes Everyone Will Want To Eat

C is for Cookie Recipes Everyone Will Want to Eat

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Let's chat cookies. From chocolate chip to sugar and cream filled, they're a dunkable treat that can't be beat. Here are 14 cookie recipes that'll quickly become a family favorite....

Cream Cheese Cake Mix Cookies Recipe

Cream Cheese Cake Mix Cookies

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

An easy and versatile cake mix cookies recipe that will become your go-to cookie recipe! Click here for the Cream Cheese Cake Mix Cookies recipe!

16 Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes

16 Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Because who doesn't love ooey, gooey, yummy, delicious, melt-in-your-mouth chocolate chip cookies?! Here are some of the best recipes we know for your favorite cookie!