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Quick Oatmeal Cookies

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Quick Oatmeal Cookies

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2011-01-08 Other
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Quick nutritious cookie made from individual instant oatmeal packets. The original intent was a gluten-free cookie. That was accomplished along with it being a quick cookie for a teenager or college student to make.

  • Servings: 12 cookies
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: approx. 8 minutes
  • Total Time: about 45 minutes

Ingredients:

5 Packets of Quaker Oatmeal With Raisin, date and walnut (equals 1 ¼ cups
1 Egg
¼ cup Sugar
⅓ cup Regular Peanut Butter
½ tsp Baking Soda
1 tsp Cinnamon

Directions:

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F

mix the peanut butter, egg, sugar and cinnamon until blended

add in the packets of oatmeal and baking soda, mixing until blended.

form into 12 even portions

Place on a shiny prepared baking sheet(sprayed or lined with parchment paper)

flatten just a little because they do not spread much.

Bake about 8 minutes, watch carefully, when cracks appear, remove from oven and leave on cookie sheet to cool for at least 5 minutes.

Carefully lift to a plate or cookie rack to finish cooling. Once cooled they are not brittle.

Nutrition Facts

Nutrition (per cookie): 121 calories, 4.9g total fat, 2.2g monounsaturated fat, 1.4g polyunsaturated fat, 0g trans fatty acids, 1g saturated fat, 17.6mg cholesterol, 190mg sodium, 107mg potassium, 17.1g carbohydrates, 1.6g fiber, 15.6g net carbohydrates, <1g starch, 4.9g sugar, 3.7g protein, 1.9mg iron.