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Cookies

MN WIC Program


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No-Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

Printable Version: No-Bake Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe (PDF: 891KB/1 page)

  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup corn syrup

Mix sugar and corn syrup in a medium pan. Heat until sugar dissolves and mixture comes to a boil. Remove from heat.


  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 3 cups flake cereal OR crispy rice cereal.

Add peanut butter and mix until smooth.

Stir in cereal.

Drop by spoonfuls onto waxed paper or foil. Let stand 10 minutes until firm enough to eat.

Makes: 36 cookies

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No-Flour Peanut Butter Cookies

Printable Version: No-Flour Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe (PDF: 609KB/1 page)

  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1/4 cup sugar

Heat oven to 350°F.

  • Mix peanut butter, 1 cup sugar, egg and vanilla in a medium bowl.
  • Roll dough into 1-inch balls.
  • Roll balls in remaining 1/4 cup sugar to coat.
  • Place dough balls on ungreased baking sheet. Press balls down with a fork, making a criss-cross mark.

Bake 9-11 minutes. Remove from sheet while still warm.

Makes: 24 cookies


Note:

  • No flour in this recipe? That's right! This delicious cookie doesn't need it.

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Oatmeal Cookies

Printable Version: Oatmeal Cookies Recipe (PDF: 583KB/1 page)

  • No-stick cooking spray

Heat oven to 350°F. Spray baking sheet with no-stick cooking spray.


  • 3/4 cup margarine
  • 1 cup brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • Mix margarine, brown sugar, sugar and egg in a large bowl.

  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1 cup flour
  • 3 cups dry oatmeal
  • 1 cup raisins

For a variation, add:

  • 1 cup nuts
  • 1 cup chocolate chips
  • Add water, vanilla, salt, baking soda, flour, oatmeal and raisins. Mix well.
  • Drop by rounded teaspoons onto baking sheet.

Bake for 12-15 minutes.

Makes: 72 cookies

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