caramel nut thumbprint cookies

Caramel Nut Thumbprint Cookies

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rachel villagomez

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@rachels_pink_daisy

these are one of my sisters favorites

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Method:
Bake

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

How to Make caramel nut thumbprint cookies

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

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About caramel nut thumbprint cookies

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



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