Healthy Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies

Healthy Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies is an easy recipe for your fall and winter baking options. It takes just over (1) hour total time for these soft and chewy treats. Ingredients Include: Oats, raisins, cinnamon, butter, brown sugar and vanilla. You will be making these often so save it in your file. This is also a healthy, low fat, low calories, low cholesterol, low sodium, low sugars, low carbohydrates, heart-healthy, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (2 PointsPlus), (4 SmartPoints) recipe. Makes: (24) cookies. Healthy Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.
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Prep Time: 25 Minutes.
Cooking Time: 24-28 Minutes.
Total Time: 1-1/4 Hours.

INGREDIENTS:
1 cup white whole-wheat flour
1 tsp baking powder
1-1/4 tsp ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp salt
2/3 cup packed light-brown sugar
6 Tbsp unsalted butter, melted
1 large egg
1-1/2 tsp vanilla extract
1 cup old fashioned oats
1/2 cup raisins

DIRECTIONS:

1. Preheat oven to 350 F. Lightly coat a baking sheet with cooking spray.

2. Whisk together the flour, baking powder, cinnamon and salt in a mediumsize bowl.

3. In a large bowl; whisk the sugar, butter, egg and vanilla together. Add in flour mixture, oats and raisins; stir with a wooden spoon until well combined.

4. Drop level tablespoons of batter onto the prepared baking sheet, making 12 cookies per batch.

5. Bake until golden brown on the bottom, 12 to 14 minutes. Let cool on the baking sheet for 5 minutes before transferring to a wire rack to cool completely. Repeat with the remaining batter. Store airtight at room temperature for up to 3 days.

Yield: 24 Cookies.
Serving Size: 1 cookie.

Weight Watchers (4 SmartPoints), (2 PointsPlus)
Carb Choices: 1

Diet Exchange:
1/2 Fat + 1/2 Starch

NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION:
Calories: 91, Total Fat: 3g, Saturated Fat: 2g, Cholesterol: 15mg, Sodium: 74mg, Sugars: 8g, Carbohydrates: 14g, Fiber: 1g, Protein: 1g

Original recipe and image from EatingWell, Inc. http://www.eatingwell.com/recipe/260843/cinnamon-raisin-oatmeal-cookies/

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