Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Apple And Cranberry Cookies

I am not a fan of cookies but when I saw this recipe in one of the chinese cookbook , I knew I had to try it out :)  It turned out delicious.  Was suppose to post this up a few months back :p but due to my tennis elbow, I totally forgotten about these cookies .  Good stuff are supposed to be shared and this is one good cookies that will have you wanting more :)  Great with a cup of hot coffee ...especially Ipoh White Coffee :)

apple mixture...yummy good

mixing in the apple mixture into the cookie dough

ready for the oven....

I topped more almond nibs on the surface

each cookie is packed with the apple mixture
delicious !

the texture is chewy and  smell good
love it !  A keeper for sure :)

Appple And Cranberry Cookies

Apple mixture (A)
2 apples - finely diced
30 gm butter
20gm sugar
1/2 tsp cinnamon
50 gm dried cranberries - diced

Combine all ingredient (A) in a saucepan and cook under low heat till the apple is soft .  Leave to cool

20 g milk powder 200 g plain flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp baking soda

128 gm butter
80 gm brown sugar
1 egg

almond nibs for topping

Beat ingredient (C) till light and fluffy, add in egg and beat till it is well incorporated into the butter mixture.  Fold in ( B ) into C till well combined. Stir in the cooked apple mixture (A) into BC mixture till well combined.  

Shape the dough into small balls , roll the balls over the chopped almonds and lightly press them down ,  place them on greased baking sheet.  Repeat the process till finished.  Bake in preheated oven at 170C for 12-15 mins or till lightly browned and cooked.  Take out and cool on rack. Once the cookies has cooled down, store them in air tight containers.



  1. Elin, I am very captivated by these cookies! I can imagine how yummy it is :)

    1. Phong Hong :)...it is something different...apple pi filling in a cookie :) You must try it out to believe me. I love it :)

  2. Beautiful cookies!! What a great combo of flavors!

    1. Mr. & Mrs.P...yes, great combo...apple pie filling in cookies :) you must try it out to blieve me :)

  3. How glad was I when I saw you posted up this apple cookies as I was searching high and low for an apple cookies recipe after I have tasted the apple pie cookies by Merba brand, which I bought in the supermarket. Must try soon.

    1. Sem, you must try this out...it is yummy good :)

  4. HI Elin, may i know if we need to use a specific kind of apples or any kind will do? thks

    1. Hi Octopusmum...no specific kind .I prefer green apples :)

  5. Something unusual. Bookmarked for CNY!