Peanut Butter & Apple Cookies

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 48
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 112.4
  • Total Fat: 4.9 g
  • Cholesterol: 7.7 mg
  • Sodium: 131.8 mg
  • Total Carbs: 17.9 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.8 g
  • Protein: 2.3 g

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Introduction

Although prep time looks long, most of this is just letting it chill in the fridge. Although prep time looks long, most of this is just letting it chill in the fridge.
Number of Servings: 48

Ingredients



    *Peanut Butter, chunk style, 1 cup (remove)
    *Margarine, soft, 0.5 cup (remove)
    Applesauce, unsweetened, 0.5 cup (remove)
    Granulated Sugar, 1 cup (remove)
    Brown Sugar, 1 cup, packed (remove)
    Egg, fresh, whole, raw, 2 large (remove)
    *Flour, white, 2.5 cup (remove)
    Baking Powder, 1 tsp (remove)
    Baking Soda, 1.5 tsp (remove)
    Salt, .5 tsp (remove)
    Apples, dried, 1 cup (remove)

    Optional, and not included in calculation: 1 cup butterscotch chips (adds approximately 30 cal/cookie), 1 tsp vanilla (negligible)

Tips

These will be very soft and chewy. They spread, too. (Be warned!)


Directions


Cream together butter, applesauce, peanut butter and sugars. Beat in eggs & vanilla if desired.
In a separate bowl, sift together flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Stir into batter. Chop dried apples finely and fold in; fold in butterscotch chips if desired.
Put batter in refrigerator for 1-4 hours until easy to handle.
Roll into 1 inch balls and put on baking sheets. Flatten each ball with a fork, making a criss-cross pattern. Bake in a preheated 375 degrees F oven for about 10 minutes or until cookies begin to brown. Do not over-bake. Transfer quickly.


Serving Size: 48 cookies (1-inch balls)

Number of Servings: 48

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user MEDEAREBORN.

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