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Healthy Recipe: Apple Oatmeal Flax Cookies

Fall is officially here and that means it’s apple season. Take a trip to your local orchard and pick a peck of McIntosh, Cortland, or Empire apples and give this recipe a try. With chunks of apples, oats, flax meal, and walnuts, these are packed with fiber and a taste that’ll warm your soul.

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Recipe for Apple Oatmeal Flax Cookies


1 1/2 cups whole wheat flour

1/4 cup flax meal (ground flaxseed)

1 teaspoon baking soda

1 teaspoon salt

1 cup vegetable oil

1 cup Sucanat (or sugar)

2 eggs

1 teaspoon vanilla

2 cups quick oats

2 medium apples, peeled and chopped

1 cup walnuts


Preheat oven to 350° F.

In a bowl, mix the flour, flax meal, baking soda, and salt. Set aside.

In a separate bowl, beat together oil, Sucanat, eggs, and vanilla until fluffy. Stir in the oats, apples, flour mixture, and nuts.

Spoon out cookies onto a lightly greased cookie sheet. Cook seven to eight minutes, or until edges are slightly brown. Place cookies on a cooling rack.

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