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Frosted Pumpkin Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Susan Turek
Added: Friday, September 29, 2006

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 c sugar
1 c canned pumpkin
c shortening
1 Tbsp grated orange peel
2 c flour
1 tsp baking powder
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp cinnamon
tsp salt
c raisins (sometimes I use chocolate chips or just leave them out if you prefer)

c chopped walnuts or pecans


Light Brown Glaze:
c butter
2 c powdered sugar
1 tsp vanilla
1 - 2 Tbsp 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 teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheet. Bake until light brown, 8 to 10 minutes. Immediately remove from cookie sheet; cool. Spread with Light Brown Glaze. To make glaze, heat butter in saucepan over medium heat until delicate brown. Stir in powdered sugar and vanilla. Sitr in milk until smooth.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
About 4 dozen

 

 

 

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