Baked Apple Cookies

  • Cooking time50
  • Prep time20
  • Servings40
recipe image Baked Apple Cookies

Ingredients

  • 2.25 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 0.5 tsp. salt
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) Becel® salted margarine sticks, divided
  • 1 cup rolled oats, divided
  • 4 tsp. ground cinnamon , divided
  • 1 cup firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 0.25 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 8 large Gala apples , cored and sliced horizontally into 5 slices

Instructions

Preheat oven to 375°F (190° C). Combine flour, baking soda and salt in medium bowl; set aside. Combine 1 Tbsp. (15 mL.) Becel® sticks, 1/2 cup (125 mL.) oats and 1 tsp. (5 mL.) cinnamon in small bowl; set aside. Beat remaining Becel® sticks with sugars in large bowl. Beat in eggs and vanilla until blended. Gradually add in flour mixture; beat just until blended. Stir in remaining 1/2 cup (125 mL.) rolled oats and 3 tsp. (15 mL.) cinnamon. Arrange apple slices on ungreased baking sheet. Place about 1-1/2 Tbsp. (22 mL.) cookie dough in center of each apple slice. Evenly sprinkle with cinnamon oat topping. Bake 12 minutes or until apple slices are tender and cookies are baked through and golden. Cool on sheets. Serve warm or at room temperature.