• prep: 30 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 30 min
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  • Summary

    The cookies aren't just for Halloween. Make them year-round, using nonpareils in a rainbow of colors.

    Ingredients

    • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, (spooned and leveled)
    • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder (spooned and leveled)
    • 1 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1 teaspoon salt
    • 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 1 cup packed light-brown sugar
    • 1 large egg
    • 1 cup unsweetened applesauce
    • 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1 cup confectioners' sugar
    • Orange nonpareils or sanding sugar, for decoration

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 320 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 16 g 24.62%
    • Saturated Fat: 10 g 49.28%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 41 mg 13.57%
    • Sodium: 353 mg 14.72%
    • Calcium: 36 mg 3.6%
    • Potassium: 116 mg 3.31%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 7.73%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 45 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 7.85%
    • Sugar: 30 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 9.58%
    • Vitamin C 0.34%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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