"When I'm at a Chinese restaurant having a hard time with chopsticks, I always hope that there's a Chinese kid at an American restaurant somewhere who's struggling mightily with a fork."--Rick Budinich

Root Beer Cookies Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

Root Beer Cookies image

 

This recipe for Root Beer Cookies, by , is from Mom's Favorite Recipes, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Mom

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup packed brown sugar
1/2 cup butter
1 egg
1/4 cup buttermilk
1 teaspoon root beer extract
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt

Root Beer Frosting
2 cups confectioners' sugar
1/3 cup butter
1 teaspoons root beer extract
1-2 tablespoons hot water

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (180 degrees).
Mix together brown sugar, 1/2 cup butter or margarine, egg, buttermilk and 1 teaspoon of root beer extract.
Add flour, baking soda and salt and mix well.Cover and refrigerate for one hour.
Drop rounded teaspoon sized pieces of dough 2 inches apart on greased cookie sheets. Bake for 6 to 8 minutes. Frost when cooled.

To Make Root Beer Frosting: Mix together confectioner's sugar, 1/3 cup butter or margarine, 1 1/2 teaspoons of root beer extract on high speed with an electric mixer. Add hot water. Brush on top of hot cookies.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
1.5 dozen
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 Hour 30 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
These have a wonderful unique flavor. Jenna entered these in the fair and won a blue ribbon!

 

 

 

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

 

 

1W  

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!