Mom's Frosted Eggnog Cookies Recipe

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Mom's frosted eggnog cookies

sherry monfils

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@smonfils

My mom would make these for Christmas and they would go so fast, I was lucky to get just one, lol. Enjoy!


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Serves:

About 28 cookies

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 c
flour
1/4 c
flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
cinnamon
1/4 tsp
salt
1 stick
softened butter
1/2 stick
softened butter
1/2 c
sugar
1/2 c
light brown sugar
2 large
egg yolks
1/2 c
eggnog
1 tsp
rum extract
1 tsp
vanilla
1 stick
softened butter
4 Tbsp
eggnog
2 tsp
rum extract
3 c
powdered sugar
pinch
nutmeg for sprinkling

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 350. Place parchment paper on cookie sheets. In bowl, combine flour, baking powder, cinnamon and salt.
2
In lg bowl, beat 1 and 1/2 sticks butter, sugar and brown sugar until creamy. Beat in egg yolks, 1/2 cup eggnog, 1 tsp rum extract and vanilla. Slowly beat in flour mix until combined. Place heaping tsp of dough onto baking sheets. Bake 11-13 mins, or until light golden on bottom. Let cool on racks.
3
In another lg bowl, Beat 1 stick butter, 4 tbsp eggnog and remaining rum extract until creamy. Slowly beat in powdered sugar until smooth. Frost cookies and sprinkle each cookie w/ a small pinch of nutmeg.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Eggs, Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom