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McVites, Digestive



McVites Digestives are a popular type of biscuit (cookie) made by the United Kingdom-based company McVitie's. The biscuit is a semi-sweet, whole-wheat flour-based biscuit. The biscuit is often eaten with tea or coffee, and is a popular snack in the United Kingdom. The biscuit is also popular in other countries, including India, Australia, and New Zealand.

Macronutrients Breakdown

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2 cups

purpose flour

baking soda

1 teaspoon

baking powder

1 teaspoon


1/2 teaspoon

butter, softened

1/2 cup

light brown sugar

1/2 cup

granulated sugar

1/4 cup

large egg


vanilla extract

1 teaspoon


1/2 cup

rolled oats

1/2 cup


1/2 cup

chopped walnuts

1/2 cup



Step 1:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a baking sheet with butter or cooking spray.

Step 2:

In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour, baking soda, baking powder, and salt.

Step 3:

In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Beat in the egg and vanilla extract.

Step 4:

Gradually add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients, mixing until just combined.

Step 5:

Stir in the buttermilk, oats, raisins, and walnuts.

Step 6:

Drop the dough by tablespoonfuls onto the prepared baking sheet.

Step 7:

Bake for 12-15 minutes, or until golden brown.

Step 8:

Allow to cool on the baking sheet for 5 minutes before transferring to a wire rack to cool completely. Enjoy!

Did you know?

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How many users have tracked it?

We've got some serious foodies in our community! 11037 users have chowed down on McVites, Digestive a whopping 37920 times.

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Where was it consumed the most?

Hungry much? These cities certainly are! Indore, Kolkata, Delhi, Chandigarh, Pune are the top 5 cities gobbling up McVites, Digestive like there's no tomorrow.

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When was it eaten the most?

When it comes to McVites, Digestive, our users are head over heels in june, but the interest cools down in november.

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Who preferred this food the most?

It's official: McVites, Digestive is the food of choice for 28-30 female, with people of >40 BMI also on board.

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