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Chewy Spice Cookies

Low Fat Recipe

If you enjoy a chewy cookie, these Chewy Spice Cookies are for you! Unsweetened applesauce cuts the fat.

Chewy Spice Cookies


1 cup packed brown sugar
3/4 cup unsweetened applesauce
1/4 cup molasses
1 egg white
2-1/4 cups flour
2 teaspoons baking soda
1 teaspoon ground ginger
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
Sugar for sprinkling on top of cookies

Recipe Directions

In a bowl, combine the brown sugar, applesauce, molasses and egg white until well blended.

Combine flour, baking soda, ginger, and cinnamon; stir into the molasses mixture. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls 2-inches apart onto non-stick baking sheets. Sprinkle with sugar.

Bake Chewy Spice Cookies at 375-degrees for eight to ten minutes.

Nutrition Information

Yield: 2 dozen (approximately)
Serving size: 1 cookie
Calories: 52; Fat: 2g; Saturated Fat: 0; Cholesterol: 6g; Carbohydrates: 34g; Sodium: 62mg

Exchanges:  2 Starch