Sugar Cookies

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READY IN: 22mins
YIELD: 24 cookies
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  • Make the applesauce - store bought will work as well, but you will have to adjust the sugar to taste. Core, peel and slice 2 medium sweet apples. Puree in a food processor, adding water .5 tbsp at a time until applesauce consistency is reached.
  • Cream applesauce, butter and sugar in a mixer.
  • Add egg, vanilla and almond extracts, and lemon juice.
  • Mix flour and baking soda. Blend into wet mixture a half cup at a time.
  • Drop onto a baking sheet lined with parchment paper by tablespoons.
  • Bake at 375 degrees for 10-12 minutes, until the cookies are lightly browned and still soft.
  • Let cool to firmness on parchment paper, then transfer to a plate or cooling rack.
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