Applesauce Jumbles

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Becky Kuboff

By
@bkuboff

This is my family's favorite cookie recipe. I'm asked to bring these tasty fall treats to all of our family functions.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
4 1/2-5 dozen cookies
Prep:
1 Hr 30 Min

Ingredients

2 3/4 c
all purpose flour
1 1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1 c
nuts, if desired
1 c
raisins
3/4 c
applesauce
1/2 c
butter or margarine, softened
1 tsp
salt
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
good vanilla
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
ground cloves
2
eggs

GLAZE

1/3 c
butter(do not use margarine)
2 c
powdered sugar
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla
2-4 Tbsp
hot water

How to Make Applesauce Jumbles

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a large bowl, mix all cookie ingredients with spoon. (If dough is soft, cover and refrigerate.)
  • 2Heat the oven to 375'F. On greased cookie sheet, drop dough by rounded teaspoons full about 2" apart.
  • 3Bake 8-10 minutes or until almost no indentation remains when touched. Immediately remove from the cookie sheet to cooling rack. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  • 4In a 1-quart saucepan, melt butter over low heat until golden brown. Remove from heat. Stir in powdered sugar and vanilla. Stir in hot water just until smooth and spreadable. Spread on cookies.

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About Applesauce Jumbles

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #apple, #walnuts, #raisins