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Sue Lau's Note:
Quick and simple to make, these delicious cookies can provide a little pick-me-up during a dreary winter day or give someone special to you a little smile.
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For the Cookies
- 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
- 1 cup brown sugar
- 2 eggs
- 2 tablespoons honey
- 3/4 cup well drained pineapple chunk, finely chopped
- 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
- 1/4 cup finely grated baby carrots
- 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 cup old fashioned oats
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/2 cup dried black currants or 1/2 cup chopped raisins
- 1 cup almonds, toasted and chopped
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1/2 teaspoon ground cardamom
- 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
For the Frosting
- 1Preheat oven to 375°F.
- 2Cream together butter and brown sugar until smooth.
- 3Stir in eggs one at a time, until smooth.
- 4Add honey, pineapple, carrot, and vanilla, stirring until mixed.
- 5Sift flour and stir into wet mixture along with the oats, salt, baking soda, baking powder, currants, almonds, cinnamon, cardamom, and ginger.
- 6Drop mixture by rounded tablespoonfuls onto a greased or parchment paper lined baking sheet a couple of inches apart.
- 7Bake cookies in the preheated 375F oven for 10-12 minutes or until browned around the edges.
- 8Allow cookies to cool on the baking sheet for a minute or two, then finish cooling on wire racks.
- 9Mix together ingredients for icing until it is a smooth thick consistency, adding additional powdered sugar if necessary.
- 10Spread on cookies and allow the icing to set and dry for one or more hours, then pack between layers of waxed paper.
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Nutritional Facts for Simply Scrumptious Carrot Cake Cookies
Serving Size: 1 (1590 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 1
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 1614.3
- Calories from Fat 611
- Total Fat 67.9 g
- Saturated Fat 23.9 g
- Cholesterol 228.3 mg
- Sodium 1593.0 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 220.3 g
- Dietary Fiber 12.4 g
- Sugars 135.6 g
- Protein 39.6 g
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