What’s Cooking – Apple and Oat Cookies

Apple and Oat Cookies

Home-made cookies always make for a lovely treat and kids love them but what about sticking some goodies into them? This quick and easy recipe for Apple and Oat Cookies is a perfect combination of both – it makes for a perfect treat and it is full of good ingredients (more or less) 😉

This is yet another recipe from Make, Bake, Cookies – The Recipe Book I told you about some time ago. These one are from chapter 2 – soft & chewy and yes indeed they come out just as intended – nice and soft with lovely chewy middle. They are really nice with a cup of coffee, or milk or even a hot chocolate and make for a perfect snack.

Apple and Oat Cookies.

So how do you make them?

Easy… let’s start with the ingredients:

  • 2 large apples, peeled and cored
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 225g unsalted butter, softened plus a little extra for greasing
  • 100g brown sugar
  • 100g caster sugar
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 225g self raising flour
  • 150g rolled oats
  • 85g raisins


Preheat oven to 180C / 350F or a Gas Mark 4.

Grease three large baking sheets.

Dice the apples and toss in the lemon juice.

Place the butter and sugars in a bowl and beat together until creamy. Gradually beat in the egg. Sift the flour and add the oats, raisins and apples. Mix until thoroughly combined.

Place dessertspoonfuls of the mixture on the prepared baking sheets spacing them well apart.

Bake in the preheated oven for 12-15 minutes or until golden around the edges.

Leave to cool on the baking sheet for a few minutes, and then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.

That’s all.

Nothing else to do but eat 🙂

Do you think they would count as one of your 5 a day?

Apple and Oat Cookies..

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16 responses to “What’s Cooking – Apple and Oat Cookies

  1. oh i love these going to pin to try out later

  2. Oh I could eat these right now, they look delicious and ideal season for them too!!

  3. Bola

    They look wholesome- cookies and apples, yum!

  4. mmm they look really good.. gonna ave to roll up my sleeves and give this a try!

  5. Melissa Smith

    Those look seriously delicious & pretty simple too. Pinning this post for later. 🙂

  6. bakesinslippers

    I love apples, and I love oats. so I would love this

  7. These look great, I’ll have to try them. Thanks for the recipe!

  8. Paula Parker

    Great recipe. Not to heavy of a dessert and great with coffee. Two thumbs up!@! !@!

  9. I have had a cookie like those in ages! Yum

  10. These look yummy! I’m willing to give them a try.

  11. I love Apple and Oats! My mom used to make something similar to this but she would use applesauce. These look delicious! I will have to try them out!

  12. Yum! Oh my gosh those look delicious. I love oatmeal cookies and the apple in them would be absolutely outstanding! Thanks for the recipe!

  13. Yummm! This looks great and I would definitely make it vegan very easily!

  14. These look good! Always love recipes to use up apples!

  15. These look AMAZING!! Yum, can’t wait to make this over

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