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Eggless Sugar Cookies

Live a little with these eggless sugar cookies that are just the right amount of soft, chewy, and sweet! Perfect for any holiday season!
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 12 Cookies
Calories 125kcal
Author Taylor Kiser

Ingredients

  • 5 Tbsp Unsalted butter, softened to room temperature (or vegan butter)
  • 1/3 Cup + 2 Tbsp Raw organic cane sugar, divided (or regular white sugar)
  • 2 Tbsp Unsweetened applesauce
  • 1/2 tsp Vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp Almond extract (optional but recommended)
  • 1 Cup All purpose flour (140g)*
  • 1 1/2 Tsp Cornstarch
  • 1/2 tsp Baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp Baking powder
  • 1/8 tsp Salt

Instructions

  • Heat your oven to 350 degrees F and line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
  • Using an electric hand mixer, beat the butter and 1/3 cup of sugar until soft and fluffy.
  • Add in the applesauce and extracts and beat until mixed.
  • Add the rest of the ingredients and stir until well combined.
  • Cover the bowl and refrigerate 20 minutes.
  • Once chilled, spread the remaining 2 Tbsp of sugar into a small plate. Roll the cookie dough into 1 Tbsp sized balls, rolling them in the sugar and placing them on the baking sheet.
  • Press the balls down JUST slightly, you want them taller than they are wide, and bake until the edges are JUST beginning to brown - about 10-12 minutes. They set up a lot as they cool!
  • Cool completely on the pan and DEVOUR!

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Notes

*As with all baking, please measure flour correctly to ensure results. Better yet, weigh it for accuracy!

Nutrition

Calories: 125kcal | Carbohydrates: 20g | Protein: 1.1g | Fat: 4.8g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.2g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1.4g | Cholesterol: 13mg | Sodium: 98mg | Potassium: 15mg | Fiber: 0.7g | Sugar: 11.7g | Vitamin A: 3IU | Iron: 3mg