Lenten cookies “Nest with an apple”

Lenten cookies: “Nest with an apple”

Jun 14

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During the post, Orthodox cuisine is special. Ordinary sweets and cookies from the store are not suitable, you need to cook all this yourself at home. But lean dishes can be no less tasty than ordinary. There are a huge set of recipes of lean dishes that can be prepared quickly and easily, including recipes of lean cookies.

Today I will share with you one of my recipes of lean cookies – “Nest with an apple”. Lenten cookies are not worse than usual when the baking powder of dough or soda is used, and its calorie content is below, t. To. Its composition does not include butter, eggs.

For the preparation of lean cookies “nests with an apple” we will need:

2.5-3 cups of flour

4-5 tablespoons of sugar

One pinch of salt

200 ml of water (you can use juice or compote)

3 tablespoons of vegetable oil

1/2 bag of baking powder

1 apple


vanilla sugar


Mix flour with salt, baking powder, sugar and vanilla.

Water (juice, compote) mix with vegetable oil, pour into flour

Knead the dough (must stop sticking to your hands)

Peel and rub the apple, sprinkle with cinnamon

Form a cake from the dough, put on a baking sheet. Put a little apple filling in the middle of each cake.

Bake for 20 minutes at a temperature of 180 degrees. On top you can sprinkle sugar powder. Lean cookies with an apple is ready! Bon appetit!