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Fantastic Apple Oatmeal Cookie recipe

By Catholic Online (NEWS CONSORTIUM)
May 18th, 2012
Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)

This recipe is very similar to Mrs. Fields' Apple Oatmeal Cookies. Follow the simple recipe to make some of the most delicious cookies you will ever taste. Satisfaction is guaranteed.

Category: Cookies

Yield: 48 servings

Ingredients:

2 1/2 c  Flour

1 c  Quick oats (not instant)

1/2 ts Salt

1 ts Soda

1 ts Cinnamon

1/4 ts Cloves

2 ts Grated lemon zest

1 c  Dark brown sugar, packed

3/4 c  Butter

1 lg Egg

1/2 c  Unsweetened applesauce

1/2 c  Honey

1 c  Fresh apple, peeled and finely chopped (1 med apple)

1 c  Raisins (6 oz)

Topping:

1/2 c  Quick oats

Preheat oven to 300*F.

In a medium bowl combine flour, oats, salt, soda, cinnamon, cloves and lemon zest. Mix well and set aside. Cream sugar and butter together in a large bowl using an electric mixer. Add egg, applesauce and honey and beat at medium speed until smooth.  Add the flour mixture, fresh apple and raisins, and blend at low speed until just combined. Dough will be quite soft.  Drop by rounded tablespoons onto ungreased baking sheets, 1 1/2 inches apart.  If you wish, sprinkle cookies with oats. Bake 23-25 minutes or until bottoms are golden.

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