Applesauce fills in for some of the butter and oil in Ellie Krieger's cookies, reducing the fat and keeping the cookies moist. Apricots and cherries lend a little natural sweetness.
Total:
53 min
Active:
40 min
Yield:
18 to 20 cookies, (about 2 cookies per serving)
Level:
Intermediate

Nutrition Info

Healthy
Total:
53 min
Active:
40 min
Yield:
18 to 20 cookies, (about 2 cookies per serving)
Level:
Intermediate

Nutrition Info

Healthy

Ingredients

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. 

Combine butter, oil and brown sugar in the bowl of a stand mixer and mix on high speed, stopping occasionally to scrape down bowl, until mixture is light and fluffy, about 2 minutes. Add applesauce, egg white and vanilla and mix to combine. Add flour, oatmeal, salt and cinnamon and mix just until just combined. Add cherries, apricots, walnuts and chocolate and mix to combine. 

Spray 1 baking sheet with cooking spray. Using 1 tablespoon cookie dough at a time, roll into balls and place 2-inches apart on baking sheet. Press cookies down with the palm of your hand to flatten slightly, as cookies will not spread as much as cookies with more butter. Bake for 12 to 14 minutes, or until lightly browned but still soft. Remove from oven and cool on racks.

Cook's Note

Ingredients without discrete measurements such as "Salt, to taste" or "Ice cream, optional" are omitted from analysis. This is because amounts can be highly variable and difficult to determine.

food-warnings:recipe-analysis-note

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Compost Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Samantha Seneviratne

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Wayne Harley Brachman

Venita's Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Trisha Yearwood

Sunny's German Chocolate Cake Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Sunny Anderson

Double Chocolate Bread Pudding with Bourbon Whipped Cream

Recipe courtesy of Sunny Anderson

Chocolate Brownie Sandwich Cookies with White Chocolate Ganache and Strawberry Preserves

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

"Kitchen Sink" Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Wendy Gaynor

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Crab Cupcakes 00:50

Make a splash with these too-cute cupcakes that are a cinch to assemble.

Similar Topics:

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          On TV

          The Pioneer Woman

          9:30am | 8:30c

          The Pioneer Woman

          1:30pm | 12:30c

          Chopped

          2pm | 1c

          Chopped

          3pm | 2c

          Chopped

          4pm | 3c

          Chopped

          5pm | 4c

          Chopped

          6pm | 5c

          Chopped

          7pm | 6c

          Chopped

          9pm | 8c
          On Tonight
          On Tonight

          Chopped

          10pm | 9c

          Chopped

          11pm | 10c

          Chopped

          12am | 11c

          Chopped

          1am | 12c

          Chopped

          2am | 1c

          Get Cooking