Oatmeal and apple cookies

Oatmeal and apple cookies
These fluffy little cookies are made with oats (flakes and flour) and apples.

The combination of oats and apples, which horses also love, means that their name is quite naturally "horse cookies".
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Last modified on: November 12th 2023

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32 min.20 min.52 min.
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Step by step recipe

Stage 1 - 15 min.
Oatmeal and apple cookies
Peel and chop 4 apples into small pieces.

Pour into a small bowl, sprinkle with ½ lemon juice, mix well and set aside.

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Oatmeal and apple cookies
Preheat your oven to 180°C (360°F).

Pour 100 g rolled oats, 100 g oat flour, 70 g brown sugar, 50 g flour, 1 Egg, 10 g baking powder and 80 g butter into the bowl of a mixer.

Stage 3 - 3 min.
Oatmeal and apple cookies
Start the mixer at low speed until the dough is smooth.

Stage 4 - 2 min.
Oatmeal and apple cookies
Stop the mixer, add the apples, and start again...

Stage 5 - 2 min.
Oatmeal and apple cookies
... 1 or 2 minutes, until the dough is smooth again.

Stage 6 - 5 min.
Oatmeal and apple cookies
Divide the batter (a piping bag is handy for this) between the molds of your choice, here round and oval shapes.

Stage 7 - 20 min.
Oatmeal and apple cookies
Bake for approximately 20 minutes at 180°C (360°F).

Stage 8
Oatmeal and apple cookies
Turn out onto a wire rack to cool.

Enjoy warm or cold.
If you don't have cane sugar, use ordinary sugar instead.

You may be able to find oat flour that has been roasted, so don't hesitate to use it, the cookies will be all the better for it.

For a slightly sweeter taste, you can cook the apple pieces in a little butter and sugar, and even flambé them with calvados, instead of adding them raw.
A few days in a jar or closed metal box.
Home made.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,964 Kcal or 8,223 Kj31 gr277 gr81 gr
98 %12 %26 %12 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
158 Kcal or 662 Kj2 gr22 gr7 gr
8 %1 %2 %1 %
Per piece
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
49 Kcal or 205 Kj1 gr7 gr2 gr
2 %<1 %1 %<1 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).
Possible allergens in this recipe: Gluten, Egg, Milk
How much will it cost?
  • For 40 pieces : 3.82 €
  • Per piece : 0.10 €

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This recipe uses (among others)
Rolled oatsRolled oats: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Moist cereal bars, Cranachan, Traditional nutty choc-chip cookies, Oaty walnut cake , Oatmeal cake, ... All
Oat flourOat flour: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Cookies of the Camisards, ... All
ButterButter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Kouign-amann brioche, Steak burger topped with egg, Caramel semolina pudding with raisins, Langoustine gratin, Smoky potato and potimarron gratin, ... All
Brown sugarBrown sugar: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Crisp apricot and pistachio tart, Plum and hazelnut crumble, Smart plum tart, Moist cereal bars, Chaud-froid of grapefruit, pineapple and lime custard , ... All
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