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Prune-Pecan Cookies Recipe

Prune-Pecan Cookies Recipe

The prunes in this recipe are finely chopped so no one will need to know they appear in these crisp, lightly sweet cookies.—Lucille Dent, Galesburg, Michigan
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. Bake: 15 min./batch YIELD:24 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 egg
  • 7 pitted dried plums
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • Pinch salt
  • 24 pecan halves

Directions

  • 1. In a blender, puree eggs and plums until finely chopped. Pour into a bowl. Add sugar. Combine the flour, baking soda and salt; add to plum mixture and mix well.
  • 2. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto greased baking sheets. Top each cookie with a pecan half. Bake at 350° for 13-15 minutes or until golden brown. Remove to wire racks to cool. Yield: 2 dozen.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 each) equals 54 calories, 1 g fat (trace saturated fat), 9 mg cholesterol, 35 mg sodium, 10 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 1 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1/2 starch, 1/2 fruit.