Macadamia Butter Cookies with Dried Cranberries Recipe

Looking for an easy Macadamia Butter Cookies with Dried Cranberries recipe? Learn how to make Macadamia Butter Cookies with Dried Cranberries using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by julitag

Makes 36 servings



Chewy and delicious "cooking light" cookies

Recipe Ingredients for Macadamia Butter Cookies with Dried Cranberries

2/3 cup macadamia nut
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup light brown sugar, packed
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 large egg
1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1/2 cup dried cranberries (sweetened), chopped

Recipe Directions for Macadamia Butter Cookies with Dried Cranberries

  1. Process macadamia nuts in a food processor until buttery (about 2 minutes) scraping down once.

  2. Combine macadamia butter with sugar and brown sugar until combined. Add vanilla and egg and mix on low.

  3. Combine dry ingredients and add a little at a time until combined. Mixture will be very firm. Stir in cranberries and chill in refrigerator for about 10 minutes.

  4. Shape dough into 30 - 36 balls and dip each ball lightly into granulated sugar. Place balls on parchment covered cookie sheet sugar side up. Use fork to make criss-cross pattern on top of cookies.

  5. Bake at 375 oven for about 9 minutes.

Categories

Snacks

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 14.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
55
Calories from Fat
18
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
2.0g
3%
Saturated Fat
0.3g
1%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
6mg
2%
Sodium
19mg
1%
Potassium
27mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
8.6g
3%
Dietary Fiber
0.3g
1%
Sugars
4.9g
Protein
0.8g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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