Pretty in Pink Cookies
 
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Recipe type: Snack, Dessert
Serves: 4 dozen
Ingredients
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1⅓ cups oatmeal
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1⅓ cup sugar (Might try less next time.)
  • ⅔ cup canola oil
  • 2 tablespoons molasses
  • 1 cup pureed roasted beats
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup walnuts, chopped
  • ½ cup dried cranberries
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray 2 cookie sheets with non-stick cooking spray.
  2. Combine flour, oatmeal, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, and nutmeg. Set aside.
  3. Cream sugar and oil, add molasses, beets, vanilla and mix well. Slowly stir in flour mixture. Add nuts and dried cranberries. Stir to combine.
  4. Drop teaspoons of dough onto cookie sheet. Bake for 16 minutes, turning sheets and rotating pans halfway through. Cool on wire rack.
  5. These taste much better after cooling thoroughly.
Recipe by at http://cookingwithveggies.com/2012/06/22/pretty-in-pink-cookies/