Instead of the same ol' fruit cakes or cookies loaded with sugar, lets prepare a holiday treat for Santa and your children that will be sure to bring great joy to all! December?s featured recipe is Sunsweet® Amaz!n™ Orange Essence Prunes-3 Ingredient Cookies!
The recipe title does not lie; there are only 1-2-3 simple ingredients! The best part is that that you are providing a tasty treat to your family that is not only healthy, but also delicious. Sunsweet® Amaz!n™ Orange Essence Prunes are an excellent source of fiber, low in sodium, gluten free, supports bone health, and are low calorie.
Rest-assured Sunsweet® has made a list and checked it twice (or more) to ensure nothing but the best quality of dried fruit has made it to your home! Sunsweet® has 10 strategic fruit drying systems strategically located close to its crops in Yuba City, California. From there, the fruit is transported to a large processing center that is 1.2 million square feet in size.Needless to say, quantity and quality are Sunsweet®?s wheelhouse!
Fun Fact: Prunes are dried plums!
Please see how a classic favorite, prunes, can be combined with simple ingredients to create a wonderful holiday recipe below. Thank you to Dawn Jackson Blatner, Registered Dietitian, for this Recipe! See how we made it:
Sunsweet® Amaz!n™ Orange Essence Prunes-3 Ingredient Cookies!
INGREDIENTS & SUPPLIES:
- 16 Sunsweet® Amaz!n™ Orange Essence Prunes
- 2 Tbsp Hot Water
- 1 Cup Rolled Oats
- 1/4 Cup Chopped Walnuts
- Preheat oven to 375°F.
- In a food processor, pulse Sunsweet® Amaz!n™Orange Essence Prunes and hot water until smooth. Pulse in oats and walnuts until a sticky dough forms.
- Roll dough into 12 balls and place on baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Bake for 15 minutes. Immediately after removing from the oven, tap each of them down with a glass to form a cookie shape and let cool. Enjoy!