Ingredients

Cookies

  • 6 ounces unsalted butter
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • ½ cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • ½ cup unsweetened apple sauce
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1½ cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ¼ teaspoon allspice
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 3 cups Quaker® Old Fashioned Oats

Filling

  • 1½ cups unsalted butter
  • 4 cups confectioners sugar, sifted
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoon milk

Steps

Cookies

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a bowl of a stand mixer fitted with a paddle attachment, cream together butter and sugars until light and fluffy, for about 3 minutes. Add eggs and vanilla, apple sauce and mix until combined. Then add oats, flour, and all spice, and mix until well incorporated.
  3. Scoop out the dough onto a baking sheet lined with parchment. Bake for 13-15 minutes until golden brown.

Filling

  1. In a bowl of a stand mixer fitted with a paddle attachment, beat butter on medium high speed for about 5 minutes, until the butter is light in color and fluffy.
  2. Turn the speed down and gradually add the powdered sugar until it's completely incorporated. Add in vanilla, cinnamon, and milk and mix until well combined.
  3. Pipe filling onto one cookie, then top with a second cookie and enjoy!