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Spiced Pumpkin Cookies

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Submitted by: Crystal Sykes, Simply Playful Fare

Even though pumpkins are in season in the fall and we see them everywhere, we are fortunate to be able to make pumpkin recipes all year long.  Most recipes use canned pumpkin which can be found in most markets.  This is great news for me…I love Pumpkin anything!

 

Spiced Pumpkin Cookies

Spiced Pumpkin Cookies

Ingredients:

    For the Cookie:
  • 1 cup butter
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 cups eggs
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 2 cups canned pumpkin
  • 4 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 2/3 teaspoon salt
  • 3 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ginger
  • 1/4 teaspoon cloves
  • For the Frosting:
  • 8 oz cream cheese (softened)
  • 8 oz butter (softened)
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla

Directions:

    For the Cookie:
  1. Preheat oven to 350
  2. Cream butter and sugar. Add eggs and vanilla, and mix until well blended.
  3. Add pumpkin and mix.
  4. Add baking soda and baking powder, and slowly add flour while mixing.
  5. Add salt, cinnamon, ginger, and cloves, and mix until incorporated.
  6. Spoon onto an un-greased cookie sheet.
  7. Bake for 10-15 minutes.
  8. Frost with cream cheese frosting.
  9. For the Frosting:
  10. Mix cream cheese and butter.
  11. Add vanilla, and mix until well incorporated.
  12. Slowly add the powdered sugar until smooth.
  13. Refrigerate any unused frosting.
  14. Frost the cookies when they are cool.
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