Chai Pumpkin Spice Cookies

1
Teresa Jacobson

By
@foundmyzen

Adapted this recipe from passthesushi.com but the photo is mine. I wasn't sure these were going to turn out well. The raw dough didn't have much flavor. However, the finished product is wonderful! The Pumpkin Spice Kiss really rounds out the flavor beautifully. The Pumpkin Spice Kisses are usually out around Halloween. I stocked up!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
24
Prep:
1 Hr 10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1/2 c
    butter, room temp
  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 1/4 c
    oregon chai concentrate
  • 1 large
    egg
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 3/4 c
    flour
  • 1 tsp
    ground flax seed (optional)
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/8 tsp
    salt (a pinch)
  • 1/2 tsp
    chai mix (see below)
  • 24
    hershey's pumpkin spice kisses
  • CHAI SPICE MIX:

  • 2 Tbsp
    ground ginger
  • 1 Tbsp
    ground cinnamon
  • 2 tsp
    ground cloves
  • 2 1/2 Tbsp
    ground cardamom
  • 2 tsp
    ground nutmeg
  • 2 tsp
    ground allspice
  • 1/2 tsp
    white pepper

How to Make Chai Pumpkin Spice Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. In a small bowl, combine together Chai Spice ingredients; set aside.
  2. In a separate bowl, combine butter and sugar until fluffy. Add egg, Chai concentrate and vanilla; stir until blended.
  3. In a small bowl, combine flour, flax, baking soda, salt and 1/2 tsp. of chai spice mix. Stir until combined. Refrigerate 1 hour.
  4. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F. Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper or lightly spray pan with nonstick.
  5. Roll 1 inch balls from chilled dough or use a 1 inch scooper; place on prepared cookie sheet about 2 inches apart. Bake in preheated oven for about 12 minutes. Immediately place unwrapped Pumpkin Spice Kiss in center of hot cookie pressing down slightly. Allow to cool completely on wire rack.

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About Chai Pumpkin Spice Cookies

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



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