Caramel Nut Thumbprint Cookies Recipe

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caramel nut thumbprint cookies

rachel villagomez

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@rachels_pink_daisy

these are one of my sisters favorites


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Ingredients

3/4 c
sugar
1/2 c
butter, room temperature
1/2 c
shortening
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1
egg seperated
1 3/4 c
flour
1/2 c
cocoa powder
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1 1/2 c
chopped pecans
20
caramels
1/2 c
half and half

Directions Step-By-Step

1
preheat oven 325
2
combine sugar,butter,and shortning beat until light and fluffy.
3
add vanilla and egg yolk mix well
4
slowly add flour,cocoa, and baking powder
5
in a small bowl beat egg white till foamy. put pecans in seperate bowl
6
roll dough in 1 inch balls. dip in egg whites then roll in pecans. press thumbprint in middle
7
bake for 12- 14 minutes or until set.
8
meanwhile, in a saucepan combine caramels and half and half. cook on med/low heat till melted
9
set aside to cool
10
spoon into center of cookie. filling will set when cool

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American