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Eggless Oatmeal-Walnut Cookies

Finally I baked eggless oatmeal cookies...its been on my list for very long time, for some reason kept pushing. While searching for the recipe today I came across Chef in you , I liked the idea of roasting oatmeal and walnuts and grinding them to fine powder. The author has used maple syrup and rice syrup in the recipe. In order to replace these ingredients , I used Madhurams idea of adding sugar and honey. End result, my cookies turned out just great!!!!




Ingredient:


Oatmeal [quick cooking] - 1/2 Cup
Whole wheat flour - 1/2 cup
Walnuts - 1/2 cup
Vegetable oil [Canola] - 2 tbsp
Honey - 2 tbsp
Brown or white Sugar - 2 tbsp
Raisins - 1/2 cup
Cinnamon powder - 1tsp
Vanilla extract - 1tsp
Salt - a pinch
Baking Soda - 1/2 tsp

Method:
  • Soak raisins in water and keep it aside.
  • Combine walnuts and oats and dry roast in a pan until it turns little brown and emits aroma. Cool and grind in a blender to make powder. Add salt, baking soda and cinnamon powder
  • In a separate bowl blend oil, honey, sugar and vanilla. Add the dry ingredients, soaked raisins and mix thoroughly with a spatula.
  • Make a dough, pinch out small balls [almost 8] , flatten in the center and place it on baking sheet at least 2 inch apart and bake in the center of the oven at 350 degree Fahrenheit for 10-15 minutes. Mine were browned in 11 minutes.
  • Cool and store in air-tight containers...
Event Participation:

1) Oats Feast & Cakes-n-Cookies events both hosted by Sara's Corner.

2) Eat Christmas Cookies event hosted by Susan.

3) It's time to Jingle hosted by Asankhana.


Comments

Sushma Mallya said…
wow lovely pic,cookies really looks yummy and recipe too is very nice..surely wil try it
Indrani said…
lovely looking healthy cookies..came out just perfect, Renu..pic is gr8
Tina said…
Healthy cookies with lots of wonderful ingredients..Nice click too.
Deepti said…
Wow i luv oatmeal cookies...thanx for sharing now i can give it a try at home.
Nice click.....nice healthy cookie.
Padma said…
Wonderful click... looks very yummy :)
notyet100 said…
thnks for sendin thm over,...thy look so warm nd yum,..:-)
Absolutely declious and a beautiful click.
i too am going to try your version..the photo is too good.
RV said…
Beautiful and Sumptuous cookies... Will definitely look forward for your entries..
Gauri Taman said…
hey very nice cookies!! I tried them.. turned good
Nostalgia said…
Cool..its taking me a lot to try recipes like this with out egg.. some day, I promise myself.. Thanks for the inspiration. Someday may come soon for me now.
Oraphan said…
Oh Wow! These cookies look so yummy! I really love this photo, such a beautiful presentation. Thanks for sharing such a wonderful recipe:)
Divya Vikram said…
Delicious looking cookies!
Sara's Corner said…
Healthy cookies and nice snap. Thank you for participating in the event.
Yasmeen said…
Scrumptious cookies,perfect with a glass of milk :D
Malar Gandhi said…
Healthy version of cookies, now who could say 'no' to this.
Hi Renu! I just found your cookie entry in spam box. So sorry. I'll be posting it today. They look lovely!
Musing Gal said…
Sounds healthy and different... gonna try it this weekend.. was planning to try oatmeal cookies for a long time... powdering it I think will be more like short bread and will melt in your mouth...
Thank you!
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