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Apple sauce snack bites

These snack bites are simple to make with simple ingredients available at home. Soft pillow like inside with a light crisp crust. 
Prep Time20 minutes
Cook Time40 minutes
Resting time30 minutes
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 30 1 inch cube pieces


Dry Ingredients -

  • 1.5 cups Whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 tsp Baking powder
  • 1 tsp Baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp Nutmeg grated
  • 1/2 tsp Cinnamon powder
  • 1 tbsp Flaxmeal

Wet Ingredients -

  • 1 cup Apple sauce
  • 1/2 cup Orange juice
  • 1/2 cup Maple syrup
  • 4 tbsps Butter melted
  • 4 tbsps Olive oil
  • 1 tsp Orange extract


  • Soak the Flaxmeal in 2 tbsps of warm warm and let it sit
  • Mix the remaining dry ingredients in mixing bowl and set aside
  • Next mix all the wet ingredients in another mixing bowl
  • Add the flaxmeal mixture and combine
  • Add the dry ingredients little by little, mixing evenly until fully combined
  • To a 9 inch square cake pan, lined with parchment paper, ladle the mixture completely
  • Tap the pan lightly to release air bubbles
  • Bake at 325 degrees for 40 minutes until a fork pricked in the center comes out clean
  • Check the top for light crust, turn off oven and leave it in for 5 to 10 minutes for the top to turn crisp
  • Remove from oven and set on counter to cool for 30 minutes
  • Remove carefully from pan and cut into desired size pieces