How many ingredients does it take to make a great batch of cookies? Only three, it seems. Here are some of the best three-ingredient cookie recipes that may be low on the number of ingredients but definitely high on flavor.
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Old Fashioned 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies (Barefeet In The Kitchen)
"In less time than it takes to preheat the oven, you can have these ready and waiting to bake on a tray. There are plenty of variations here and I've played with the recipe a bit in the past. In the end, I keep going back to the original. I love it for its simplicity."
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 cup peanut butter
- 1 egg
Cake Mix Cookies (Princess Pinky Girl)
"For those of you who thought the refrigerated cookie dough that you buy at the grocery store were the easiest cookies to make, well, you may be right on the easy factor, but I found the second easiest “homemade cookies” and they are a world better than the store bought dough! Did you know that you could make cookies from a box of cake mix? Cake Mix Cookies are my new go-to quick cookie fix!"
- 1 box of cake mix
- 1/2 cup vegetable oil
- 2 eggs
3 Ingredient Cookie Bites (Happy Fit Mama)
"These aren’t your average cookie. Three ingredients. No baking. Done in less than 10 minutes. BAM!"
- 1 cup unsalted cashews
- 1 cup pitted dates or ½ cup pitted dates + ½ cup unsulphured dried apricots
- 3 Tbsp chocolate chips or cacao nibs