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fluffy applesauce cookies stacked on cooling rack
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4.50 from 10 votes

Applesauce Chocolate Chip Cookies

​Apllesauce chocolate chip cookies are sweet, fluffy moist using NO SUGAR. Applesause is a helathy sweet alternative to make these cookies delicious.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 36 cookies
Calories: 111kcal


  • ½ cup softened butter
  • ½ cup shortening
  • 3 eggs
  • 2 Tablespoon vanilla
  • 2 cup applesauce
  • 2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 4 cups flour
  • 1 Tablespoon salt
  • 1 pkg of chocolate chips


  • Cream together butter, shortening, eggs, vanilla
  • In a small bowl combine applesauce and baking soda
  • Add to butter mixture, gradually add flour, add salt, stir in chocolate chips and drop by spoonfuls on greased cookie sheet.
  • Bake 350 for 12-15 minutes
  • Makes about 3 dozen



If you are expecting a sugary cookie this is not it! Applesauce cookies are sweet but the intensity of the sweetness will depend on your applesauce. Because the applesauce is the sweetener I feel that it is important to have QUALITY sweet applesauce. My homemade applesauce had no added sugar, but was made with fresh, sweet apples so it was plenty sweet. If you are using a store bought unsweetened applesauce that is not very sweet to your taste as is don't expect your cookies to be super sweet. 


Calories: 111kcal | Carbohydrates: 12g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 20mg | Sodium: 162mg | Potassium: 31mg | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 105IU | Vitamin C: 0.2mg | Calcium: 5mg | Iron: 0.7mg