Oatmeal Cherry Almond Cookies

Total Time
30mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins

They are soft, a little chewy, and not particularly sweet.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cream sugar and butter. add eggs and golden syrup, mix well.
  2. Meanwhile cook cherries in water (to cover) in microwave for about a minute to plump them up.
  3. Discard half the liquid, cool.
  4. Mix flour, baking soda, oats and nuts together. add cherries and cooking liquid to the wet ingredients; mix well.
  5. Loosely fold the dry ingredients in, leave batter to sit for at least half an hour (can be refrigerated overnight, but the cookie texture will be different).
  6. Drop teaspoons of the batter onto a greased cookie sheet.
  7. Bake 13 to 15 minutes at 350 degrees.
  8. Cool before storing.
  9. They are soft, a little chewy, and not particularly sweet.
Most Helpful

4 5

this came out pretty good, I made substitutions of 1 cup unsweetened apple sauce for butter, egg whites for eggs, and splenda brown sugar blend for the sugar. I also added almond extract, cinnamon and nutmeg. They came out cake like and chewy, very good.