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EggNog Cookies

I know, I know… EggNog Cookies? I am sure some people are gagging at the thought right now. It seems that people either LOVE eggnog or HATE eggnog. I am one of those that loves it!

But I will say this about these delicious cookies – They taste creamy and practically melt in your mouth but they don’t really taste like eggnog.

Yesterday I shared about attending a cookie party over the past weekend and the S’mores Cookies I made for the exchange. After browsing Pinterest I also found these eggnog cookies that I wanted to give a try. I understand that they aren’t everyone’s cup of tea, but I thought they were delicious!

I found the recipe over on Coupon Cravings and I was super excited to make them. Since I am always up for making something new and I think these will be a regular Christmas cookie that I will make again each year!

They seemed to be a hit as they tasted a little more like a sugar cookie with nutmeg and a hint of eggnog. And it made a pretty huge batch. I had plenty to take to the cookie exchange and more than enough for home!!

Cookie:

  • 1 c. softened butter
  • 1 c. sugar
  • 1 c. eggnog
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 3 3/4 c flour
  • 1 t. baking powder
  • 1 t. baking soda
  • ½ t. salt
  • ½ t. nutmeg

Frosting:

  • 1 and ½ c. powdered sugar
  • ¼-1/2 c. eggnog
  • 1 tsp. light Karo Syrup
  1. Mix together butter and sugar.
  2. Add in eggnog and egg.
  3. Add flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and nutmeg.
  4. Chill for atleast one hour.
  5. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto greased baking sheet.
  6. Bake at 350 degrees for 8-10 minutes.
  7. When you pull them out out the oven, push the top down with a jar to flatten
  8. Cool on drying rack.
  9. Frost with eggnog frosting and sprinkle with nutmeg

So which are you? An Eggnog lover or hater?

 

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