Good at cookie exchanges or gift wrapped, these cookies are a 47% calorie reduction from the traditional recipe!
Preparation Time: 17 mins
Cooking Time: 13 mins
Yield: 24 x cookies (2 dozen)
Preheat oven to 350ºF. Beat butter and Equal® until well combined. Mix in egg, milk and vanilla until blended. Gradually beat in combined flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
Shape dough by teaspoonfuls into balls. Place on sprayed cookie sheets. Press thumb deeply into dough to form a "thumbprint" indentation.
Bake in preheated oven 11 to 13 minutes. Remove from baking sheet and cool completely on wire rack. Fill each cookie with about 1/2 teaspoon spreadable fruit just before serving.
* If desired, Equal® Spoonful can be replaced by one of the following:
1) 24 packets Equal® sweetener, or,
2) 1 cup sugar (sugar is not included in nutritional analysis)