Pecan Pie Cookies

PrintPecan Pie Cookies Pecan Pie CookiesIngredients1 prepared single pie crust homemade or purchased 2 tablespoons butter melted 1/2 cup pecans chopped 1/3 cup packed brown sugar 1/4 cup corn syrup 2 eggs 1/8 teaspoon salt Optional 1/4 cup semi sweet or milk chocolate chip for decoratingDirectionsPreheat oven to 400 degrees F. Combine butter, pecans, brown … Read more

Cherry Chocolate Chip Cookies

PrintCherry Chocolate Chip Cookies Cherry Chocolate Chip CookiesIngredients2 cups unsalted butter, softened 1/2 cup white sugar 3/4 cup light brown sugar, packed 2 large eggs 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract or almond extract 3 tablespoons maraschino cherry syrup 3 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon fine sea salt 3/4 cup maraschino cherries, drained … Read more

“Dance the Night Away” Energy Bars

Print“Dance the Night Away” Energy Bars Ingredients2/3 cup dried tart cherries 1/3 cup dried apricots 1/4 cup pitted whole dates (about 5) 1 cup raw almonds 1/4 teaspoon fine salt 2 teaspoons flaxseeds, optional 2 tablespoons toasted sesame seeds, optional Nonstick cooking spray DirectionsReconstitute any of the fruit that is not moist and tender by … Read more

Brownie Crackles

PrintBrownie Crackles Brownie CracklesIngredients1 package fudge brownie mix (13×9-inch pan size) 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 egg 1/2 cup water 1/4 cup canola oil 1 cup (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips Confectioners’ sugarDirectionsPreheat oven to 350°. In a large bowl, beat brownie mix, flour, egg, water and oil until well blended. Stir in chocolate chips. … Read more

Candy Cane Shortbread Bars

PrintCandy Cane Shortbread Bars Candy Cane Shortbread BarsIngredients1 cup butter, softened 1 cup packed brown sugar 1 large egg yolk 1-1/2 teaspoons peppermint extract 2 cups all-purpose flour BUTTERCREAM: 2 cups confectioners’ sugar 1/4 cup butter, melted 2 tablespoons 2% milk 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract 2 drops red food coloring, optional TOPPING: 9 ounces white … Read more

Red Velvet Peppermint Thumbprints

PrintRed Velvet Peppermint Thumbprints Red Velvet Peppermint ThumbprintsIngredients1 cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1 large egg 4 teaspoons red food coloring 1 teaspoon peppermint extract 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3 tablespoons baking cocoa 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 cups white baking chips 2 teaspoons canola oil 1/4 cup crushed peppermint candiesDirectionsPreheat … Read more

Texas Pecan and Chocolate Chip Cookies

PrintTexas Pecan and Chocolate Chip Cookies Texas Pecan and Chocolate Chip CookiesIngredients¾ cup cane sugar ¾ cup brown sugar 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla 2 ¼ cup all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 2 cups chocolate chips 1 cup Texas pecansDirectionsPreheat oven to 350 degrees F. Mix the butter and sugar to … Read more