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Prune Maple Cookies

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Prunes maple cookies are a healthy option into great snack. Prunes are natural laxatives and high in fibers. While, maple syrup is a good substitute for sugar in various baking recipes. A combination of prunes and maple syrup makes prune and maple cookies healthy.
Ingredients
  Prunes 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs) (Cooked)
  Shortening 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Sugar 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Eggs 3 , well beaten
  Maple extract 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  All purpose flour 3 Cup (48 tbs), sifted
  Salt 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Quick cooking oats 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Nuts 1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped
Directions

GETTING READY
1)Cut prunes from pits into small pieces.

MAKING
2)In a bowl, beat shortening and sugar together until light and fluffy.
3)Add eggs and maple extract and mix well.
4)In another bowl, sift together flour, salt and baking powder.
5)Mix it with oats and add into creamed mixture.
6)Add nuts and mix well.
7)Take a greased baking sheets and drop batter on it, about 2 inches apart.
8)Bake at 400 degrees for 12 to 15 minutes.

SERVING
9)Serve the prune maples cookies at tea time.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie
Ingredient: 
Prune
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes
Servings: 
20

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