Giant Oatmeal Drop Cookies

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by ellie_

You won't believe these are low-fat cookies! Recipe source: Cooking Light March 1999. Each cookie is 196 calories.

Top Review by Yogi8

These can be addicting! I omitted the raisins and added whatever nuts I had - pistachios, almonds, walnuts and cashews. I'd say more than 1 cup. Also made them smaller, so had at least 2 dozen. They were so good! No one missed all the butter that's usually in a cookie recipe!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F Grease cookie sheets with cooking spray.
  2. Beat sugar and butter together until blended.
  3. Add applesauce and egg; beat well.
  4. Combine flour, oats, soda, cinnamon and salt in small bowl.
  5. Add flour mixture to sugar/butter mixture; beat until blended.
  6. Stir in raisins, walnuts and vanilla.
  7. Using 3 level tablespoon, drop dough 2- inches apart on prepared cookie sheets.
  8. Flatten slightly.
  9. Bake at 350°F for 10-15 minutes.
  10. Remove from pan; cool.

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