Amaretto Apricot Chews Recipe

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Amaretto Apricot Chews

Susan Pagano

By
@Mallie1

This tasty recipe came from my dear friend, Laura. It takes a bit of time in the prep but it's well worth the work.


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Serves:

54 cookies

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

COOKIES

1 c
flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1 c
butter
3/4 c
light brown sugar packed
1
egg
1/2 c
granulated sugar
1 Tbsp
amaretto liqueur
2 1/2 c
rolled oats
6 1/2 c
snipped dried apricots
1/2 c
chopped almonds

TOPPING

2-3 Tbsp
amaretto liqueur
2 c
sifted powdered sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
2
In small bowl mix together flour and baking soda.
3
In large bowl beat butter until softened. Add brown and granulated sugars. Beat until fluffy.
4
Add egg and 1 tablespoon of Amaretto. Beat well.
5
Add flour mixture slowly and beat until well incorporated.
6
Stir in oats, apricots and almonds.
7
Drop by rounded teaspoon onto un-greased cookie sheet.
8
Bake 8-10 minutes.
9
For topping: Add Amaretto to powdered sugar slowly. Stir while adding liquid and stop when you reach a drizzling consistency.
10
When cookies are cool drizzle topping over cookies. Makes 54 cookies.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American