Low-Fat Pumpkin Cookies

Low-Fat Pumpkin Cookies. Here is a great low-fat holiday treat for your little ghosts and gobblins. They are simply delicious!

Pumpkin Cookies
Pumpkin Cookies

Here is a great low-fat holiday treat for your little ghosts and goblins (big ghouls and witches too).
They are simply delicious!

  • 1/2 cup plain, nonfat yogurt
  • 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1-1/2 cups pumpkin puree
  • 1 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp. nutmeg
  • 1/8 tsp. cloves
  • 1/8 tsp. ginger
  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 cup white flour
  • 1/2 cup raisins or dates
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a mixing bowl, blend together first five ingredients. Mix in spices, oats, and baking powder, then fold in flour, raisins or dates, and nuts. Drop by tablespoons onto a nonstick cookie sheet and bake for 10 to 12 minutes. Yields 2-1/2 dozen cookies. ENJOY!

Preparation Time: 15-20 minutes
Cooking Time: 10-12 minutes

Nutritional Information: (per serving)
Calories: 67
Protein: 2 g
Fiber: 1 g
Carbs: 12 g
Fat Total: 2 g
Saturated Fat: < 0.5 g

Here are some more great tips to keep your Halloween Low-Fat this year.