"I have long believed that good food, good eating is all about risk. Whether we're talking about unpasteurized Stilton, raw oysters or working for organized crime 'associates,' food, for me, has always been an adventure."--Anthony Bourdain

Pumpkin Cookies and Frosting Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Pumpkin Cookies and Frosting, by , is from The Corner Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  

Added: Sunday, November 9, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 c. sugar
1 c. canned pumpkin
1/2 c. shortening
1 T. grated orange peel
2 c. white flour or whole wheat flour
1 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 c. raisins
1/2 c. chopped nuts

Frosting - Light Brown Glaze:

1/4 c. margarine or butter
2 c. powered sugar
1 tsp. vanilla
1 to 2 T. milk

Directions:
Directions:
Heat oven to 375. Mix sugar, pumpkin, shortening and orange peel. Stir in flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon and salt. Stir in raisins and nuts. Drop dough by tsp. onto ungreased cookie sheet. Bake until light brown, 8 to 10 minutes.

Frosting Directions:

Heat margarine in 1 1/2 quart saucepan over medium heat until delicate brown. Stir in powdered sugar and vanilla. Stir in milk until smooth.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

212W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!