Oatmeal Cranberry Cookie Jar

2012-12-08
  • Yield : 20 Cookies
  • Prep Time : 5m
  • Cook Time : 11m

Give the gift of delicious plant-based cookies this year! Β This quick and easy idea makes a great gift and tastes delicious.

Simply add the dry ingredients to a medium mason jar (get creative when layering), top with a festive cover and ribbon, add a wooden spoon and you are now everyone’s favorite secret santa! Β Make sure to include a card with the directions for the wet ingredients and baking instructions.

Ingredients

  • JAR
  • 2/3 Cup Brown Sugar
  • 3/4 Cup Flour
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Cinnamon
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Baking Soda
  • 1/4 Teaspoon Salt
  • 1 1/2 Cups of Rolled Oats
  • 3/4 Cup Dried Cranberries
  • ADD TO THE ABOVE INGREDIENTS:
  • 1/2 Cup (1 Stick) Margarine ( I used Earth Balance)
  • 1/4 Cup Applesauce
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Vanilla

Method

Step 1

Put the margarine, vanilla, and applesauce into a mixing bowl.

Step 2

Add the contents of the mason jar to the bowl and use a hand mixer until it gets the consistency of cookie dough.

Step 3

Use a tablespoon to scoop cookies onto a cookie sheet and cook for 11-13 minutes at 350.

Jake switched to a plant based diet in 1996 and quickly realized he had no idea how to cook. All these years later and he's still trying to figure it out...

More From This Chef »
Average Member Rating

(3.5 / 5)

3.5 5 4
Rate this recipe

4 people rated this recipe

Related Recipes:
  • Pumpkin Muffins with Miyoko's Creamery Butter | Plant-Based on a Budget | #pumpkin #muffins #dessert #vegan #butter #plantbasedonabudget

    Pumpkin Muffins

  • Carrot Cake Muffins | Plant-Based on a Budget | #carrot #cake #muffins #dessert #vegan #snack #vegan #plantbasedonabudget

    Carrot Cake Muffins

  • Peach Blueberry Muffins displayed on a board with some peaches and blueberries on the side

    Peach Blueberry Muffins

  • Pineapple Upside Down Cake | Plant-Based on a Budget | #pineapple #cake #upside #down #vintage #vegan #plantbasedonabudget

    Pineapple Upside Down Cake

  • Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies | Plant-Based on a Budget | #cookies #vegan #plantbased #chocolate #treat #plantbasedonabudget

    Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies