Maple Walnut Cookies

1
Nancy Allen

By
@mawmawnan

These are wonderful cookies with lots of maple flavor. They remind me of Fall!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
3 Dozen
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 1/4 c
    firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 3/4 c
    butter flavored crisco
  • 2 Tbsp
    maple syrup
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1 tsp
    maple extract
  • 1
    egg
  • 1 3/4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 3/4 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 1 1/2 c
    chopped walnuts
  • 30 to 40
    walnut halves

How to Make Maple Walnut Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees. Line your baking sheets with parchment paper.
  2. Place brown sugar, shortening, maple syrup, vanilla, and maple extract in large bowl; Beat at medium speed of mixer until well blended. Add egg; beat well.
  3. Combine flour, salt, baking soda and cinnamon. Add to shortening mixture; beat at low speed just until blended. Stir in chopped walnuts.
  4. Drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls 3 inches apart onto parchment paper on sheet. Press walnut half into center of each cookie.
  5. Bake one cookie sheet at a time at 350 for 8-10 minutes for chewy cookies, or 11 to 13 minutes for crisp cookies. Do not overbake. Cool cookies completely. Makes 3 dozen

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About Maple Walnut Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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