Applesauce Raisin Cookies

Recipe by looneytunesfan
READY IN: 45mins




  • 24Preheat oven to 375*. Grease 2 large cookie sheets.
  • On waxed paper, combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, allspice, and salt.
  • In large bowl, with mixer at medium speed, beat butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Reduce speed to low; beat in egg, applesauce, and vanilla until well combined. Beat in flour mixture just until blended. With spoon, stir in apple, raisins, and walnuts if using.
  • Drop dough by rounded measuring tablespoons, 1 inch apart, on prepared cookie sheets. Bake cookies on 2 oven racks 20 to 22 minutes or until lightly browned around edges and set, rotating cookie sheets between upper and lower racks halfway through baking.
  • While cookies bake, prepare Lemon Glaze:
  • In small bowl, stir confectioners' sugar and lemon juice until smooth.
  • Transfer cookies to wire racks. With pastry brush, brush glaze over warm cookies; cool completely.