caramel nut thumbprint cookies

Caramel Nut Thumbprint Cookies Recipe

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rachel villagomez

By
@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

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