Eggnog Sugar Sparkles

Jacki Prettyman

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@JackiP

Sweet, tender little bites lightly spiked with nutmeg. They are so good with a cup of coffee in the afternoon or to have when the kids come home from school. My family doesn't care for eggnog but thinks these are delicious!


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Serves:

4 dz

Prep:

2 Hr

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

2 1/2 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
freshly grated nutmeg
1 c
butter, softened
1 c
sugar
2
egg yolks
1/2 c
eggnog
colored sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream sugar and butter together in a large bowl until fluffy. Add egg yolks & eggnog and beat until well mixed.
2
Add flour, nutmeg and baking powder to the butter mixture and beat until just blended. Cover and chill for 2-3 hours till firm.
3
Pre-heat oven to 400 F. Roll dough into 3/4" balls then roll in colored sugar. Bake on ungreased cookie sheets for 8-9 minutes or until the bottoms are very lightly browned. Let cool 1-2 minutes then remove cookies and place on a cooling rack till cooled. Store tightly covered.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies