Prune-Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk Cookies
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Serves: 2.5 dozen cookies
  • 2¼ cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • ¾ tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1½ tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1½ tsp ground ginger
  • 1 cup butter or margarine, softened
  • ½ cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup light brown sugar
  • 1 egg 1 cup rolled oats
  • 1 cup pitted prunes, chopped
  • 1 cup walnuts, coarsely chopped
  • 12 oz SACO Chocolate CHUNKS
  1. Preheat to 375°F.
  2. Lightly grease cookie sheets.
  3. In medium mixing bowl sift together the flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon and ginger; set aside.
  4. In large mixing bowl cream the butter.
  5. Add both sugars and beat well.
  6. Beat in the egg.
  7. Add the sifted dry ingredients.
  8. With a large wooden spoon stir in the rolled oats, prunes, nuts and CHUNKS.
  9. Roll a generous tablespoon of dough between your hands for each cookie and place 2 inches apart on prepared baking sheets.
  10. With a fork moistened with water, flatten cookies by pressing first in one direction, and then another; they should flatten to about ½ inch.
  11. Bake 12 to 15 minutes.
  12. Transfer cookies to wire racks to cool.
  13. Variation: Figs or dates can be substituted for the prunes.
Nutrition Information
Calories: 235 Fat: 12g Saturated fat: 6g Trans fat: 0g Carbohydrates: 31g Sugar: 19g Sodium: 189mg Fiber: 2g Protein: 3g Cholesterol: 16mg
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