Orange Nut Oatmeal Cookies

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Dietary Interest:: vegetarian, low cholesterol

Orange Nut Oatmeal Cookies

Yield:

2 dozen cookies

Total Time:

1 Hour 10 Minutes

Print:

8.5x11

Difficulty:

Intermediate

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Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups (188 g) all-purpose flour
  • 2 1/2 cups (390 g) rolled oats
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 (140 g) orange, peeled, quartered
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 cup (120 ml) oil
  • 1 Tablespoon molasses
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup (220 g) brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup (60 g) walnuts (optional)

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375˚F (190˚C). Spray cookie sheet with cooking spray.
  2. Place flour, oats, cinnamon, cloves, baking soda, and salt into a mixing bowl and stir until evenly mixed.
  3. Place orange, egg, oil, molasses, vanilla and brown sugar into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure lid.
  4. Select Variable 1.
  5. Turn machine on and slowly increase speed to Variable 10, then to High.
  6. Blend for 20 seconds or until well blended.
  7. Fold the mixture into the dry ingredients in a mixing bowl until evenly distributed.
  8. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto prepared cookie sheet. Bake 10-12 minutes or until lightly browned.

Stir 1/2 cup (120 g) chocolate chips or raisins into finished batter.

This recipe has been written for the Vitamix 5200 with Standard 64-ounce container. If you are using a different Vitamix machine or container size, you may need to make adjustments to the Variable Speed, processing time, and/or ingredient quantities.

Nutritional Facts

Servings Size 1 cookie

Amount Per Serving

 
Calories 150
Total Fat 5 g
Saturated Fat 1 g
Cholesterol 10 mg
Sodium 158 mg
Total Carbohydrate 23 g
Dietary Fiber 1 g
Sugars 10 g
Protein 3 g