Pumpkin Cookies


Pumpkin Cookies
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Serves: 48 servings
 
Adapted from recipe at the following link: http://recipes.howstuffworks.com/moist-pumpkin-cookies-recipe.htm
Ingredients
  • 2¼ c All Purpose Flour
  • 1 tbsp Pumpkin Pie Spice
  • 1 tsp Hain No Sodium Baking Powder
  • ½ tsp Baking Soda
  • ½ tsp Salt
  • 1½ cup Pumpkin
  • 1 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1 egg
  • ½ cup butter
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 tbsp skim milk
  • 1 tbsp pumpkin pie spice
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Beat butter and both sugars in large bowl until creamy.
  3. Beat in pumpkin, egg and vanilla until light and fluffy.
  4. Mix flour, pumpkin pie spice, baking powder, baking soda and salt until blended.
  5. Drop tablespoonfuls of dough 2" apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  6. Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until set.
  7. Cool 2 minutes on cookie sheets.
  8. Prepare Powdered Sugar Glaze by combining powdered sugar, milk and pumpkin pie spice. Drizzle glaze over cookies or dip them in glaze and let set.
  9. Store between layers of waxed paper in airtight containers.
  10. Freeze unglazed, well wrapped or vaccuum sealed.
  11. These make perfect mini whoopie pies as well.
  12. For Glaze: Combine 1 cup powdered sugar and 2 tablespoons milk in small bowl until well blended.
Notes
Sodium- 55mg (This is because of Hain NO SODIUM baking powder. Available at most Whole Foods) Nutritional information does NOT include glaze as glaze amount varies depending on how you apply it.
Nutrition Information
Serving size: 1 cookie Calories: 68 Fat: 2 Saturated fat: 1 Unsaturated fat: 1 Carbohydrates: 14 Sugar: 9 Fiber: 1 Protein: 1 Cholesterol: 9

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3 Responses to Pumpkin Cookies

  1. Andrea says:

    Ooooh, these look and sound absolutely scrumptious! And I love that you have the nutrition facts on the bottom… I’ll be back here!

  2. Miss April says:

    Those look delicious! I am making some pumpkin cookies today and will post pics and a review in a couple days. Come check it out! 🙂

  3. Stephie says:

    I love pumpkin cookies, and I like that these are easy to make. Plan to try your recipe the next time it I make them. I also like that you include the nutritional info. Better to be mindful than oblivious of the calories. Thanks for posting this.

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