Cranberry anything this time of year just screams holiday fun. Whip up these easy cookies to get even the biggest scroog in the mood.
Oatmeal Applesauce Cranberry Cookies
1 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. ground allspice
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp vanilla
1/4 tsp. salt
1/2 c. butter
1/2 c. sugar
2 c. rolled oats (quick cooking)
2 c. all purpose flour
1 1/4 c. unsweetened applesauce
1 c. dried cranberries
Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
Grease baking sheet.
Mix flour, baking powder, allspice, and salt. Beat butter and sugar until creamy. Add dry ingredients. Stir in oats, applesauce, and cranberries. Mix well. Drop by level tablespoonfuls onto baking sheet.
Bake 11 minutes or until edges are lightly browned.
Cool on rack. Makes 5 dozen.