Ultimate Cashew Cookies
OR 3/4 cup Butter Flavor All-Vegetable Shortening
1 1/4 cups firmly packed brown sugar
2 tablespoons milk
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
1 large egg
1 teaspoon salt
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
1 cup mini semi-sweet chocolate chips
1 cup coarsely chopped cashews
Cashews, halved, for tops of cookies
HEAT oven to 375ºF. Beat shortening, brown sugar, milk and vanilla in large bowl with an electric mixer at medium speed, until well blended. Beat in egg. Add flour, salt and baking soda, mixing well. Stir in chocolate chips and cashews.
DROP by rounded tablespoons 3 inches apart onto ungreased baking sheet. Place a cashew half on top of each cookie.
BAKE 8 to 10 minutes. Cool 2 minutes on baking sheet. Remove cookies to cooling rack.
Serving Size (1 cookie), Calories 140 (Calories from Fat 70), Total Fat 8g (Saturated Fat 3g, Trans Fat g), Cholesterol 5mg, Sodium 110mg, Total Carbohydrate 17g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 10g), Protein 2g, Potassium mg, thiamine mg, Riboflavin mg, niacin mg, Folate mg, Vitamin B6 mg, Vitamin B12 mcg, Vitamin A mg, Vitamin C mg, Vitamin D mg, Calcium mg, Iron mg.
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Ensure all recipe ingredients are gluten free by referencing the ingredient labels, as products may vary. If uncertain, contact the ingredient manufacturer.