healthier apple sugar cookies

Healthier Apple Sugar Cookies Recipe

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Lorna Dietz


I dreamt up this recipe one night while I was sleeping. So the next morning I put the recipe to the test. They are delicious and satisfying. I think they are a good cookie for dieters. Try them and let me know what you think.

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2 medium
2 Tbsp
brown sugar
1 1/2 Tbsp
chia seed
2 Tbsp
1 tsp
2/3 c
2/3 c
1 1/3 c
sugar in the raw
2 large
2 tsp
3 c
1 tsp
1 tsp
2 Tbsp
baking powder
1 c
separate bowl of sugar in the raw for roling cookie balls

How to Make healthier apple sugar cookies


  • 1Chop apples. Then put the 1st 5 ingredients ( apples,brown sugar, margarine,chia seeds, and cinnamon) in a sauce pan. Cook until apples are tender. Cool mixture
  • 2Take the next 5 ingredients (shortening, margarine, sugar in the raw, ) cream these together until creamy. Add the eggs and vanilla. Combine all together.
  • 3Add the Apple mixture to the wet ingredients. Combine well.
  • 4Take the remaining ingredients. (Flour, cinnamon,baking powder and salt.) Mix altogether.
  • 5Mix the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients by using a mixer.
  • 6Shape the dough into walnut size balls roll them in the remaining sugar in the raw. Place on a cookie sheet about 2" apart. Bake at 350 for 10 to 12 minutes. Or until crispy on the bottom.
  • 7Remove from cookie sheet to a cooling rack unit completely cool.

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About healthier apple sugar cookies

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

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