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Kindness Cookies Recipe

Kindness Cookies

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Original recipe makes 2 dozen Change Servings


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
  2. Stir together the honey, oil, and eggs. Add the orange rind and salt. Mix in the oatmeal and stir well.
  3. Drop on cookie sheets and bake for 8 to 10 minutes.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Nov 22, 2013

Easy to make! I figured this would be too sweet, so used only 1/4 cup honey. These are sort of crumbly, so handle carefully! I might have been better off using quick oats rather than old fashioned oats. These make great breakfast cookies!

Most Helpful Critical Review
Dec 04, 2003

The oatmeal doesn't stick to the honey/oil/egg mixture. My cookie sheet was dripping with the mixture, and the "cookies" were clumps of oatmeal that fell apart instantly. Avoid this recipie!


9 Ratings

Feb 08, 2007

Is this recipe supposed to have FLOUR? It didn't work at all. It turned out little piles of oats sitting on puddles of honey-egg stuff. Not edible.

Aug 25, 2008

I did not make this recipe, but it looks like a failed attempt at copying the Flourless Brazil Nut Macaroons recipe. So if you think this looks like it would be good, try the flourless brazil nut macaroons instead.

Oct 19, 2010

I mixed all ingredients together and something did not seem right - so I read the reviews and decided to add 3/4 cup of whole wheat flour, 1 tsp of vanilla, 1 tsp of baking soda and 1 tsp of cinnamon. They turned out great! The only minor adjustment I would make, would be to reduce the amount of orange rind or substitute the orange rind for vanilla. The two flavors together are a bit overwhelming. Otherwise, with the added ingredients, the cookies are great!

Jan 12, 2009

I had the same experience as other reviewers. The baked result was piles of oats and orange zest in puddles of honey and egg. And the piles fell apart when picked up. Something has to be missing! I'll add something to the rest of my "dough" and let you know how it turns out.

Apr 08, 2010

my kids didnt like it

Aug 20, 2011

We have this recipe in a kids cook book and my daughter wanted to make this healthy cookie. She did everything except put them in and take them out of the oven. We cooked them on oiled cookie sheets and flattened them out a bit. They worked just fine and were very soft, but were missing something. Next time we'll do vanilla instead of the orange zest. Yes there will be a next time.


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  • Calories
  • 45 kcal
  • 2%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 7.4 g
  • 2%
  • Cholesterol
  • 16 mg
  • 5%
  • Fat
  • 1.3 g
  • 2%
  • Fiber
  • 0.5 g
  • 2%
  • Protein
  • 1.2 g
  • 2%
  • Sodium
  • 55 mg
  • 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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