Pumpkin Cookies with Orange Glaze Recipe

Looking for an easy Pumpkin Cookies with Orange Glaze recipe? Learn how to make Pumpkin Cookies with Orange Glaze using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by owlmartini

Makes 36 servings



When the weather turns cold, I start baking. This is one of those pumpkin recipes I love making for Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Recipe Ingredients for Pumpkin Cookies with Orange Glaze

2 cups whole wheat flour
1 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp. nutmeg
1/2 tsp. cloves
1/2 tsp. salt
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup butter
1 egg
1 cup canned pumpkin
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1/2 cup powdered sugar
1 tbsp. orange juice

Recipe Directions for Pumpkin Cookies with Orange Glaze

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray two cookie sheets with nonstick spray or use parchment paper. Combine flour, baking powder, baking soda and spices in a medium bowl.

  2. In a large mixing bowl, beat sugar and butter together using an electric mixer. Add egg, pumpkin and vanilla, beating until fluffy. Gradually beat in flour mixture until well combined.

  3. Drop by rounded teaspoons onto prepared cookie sheets. Bake 15-18 minutes until edges are set. Cookies will not brown. Allow to cool a few minutes while preparing glaze.

  4. Whisk powdered sugar and orange juice together until smooth. Drizzle over warm cookies.

Categories

Dessert, Christmas, Bake, Vegetarian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 26.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
81
Calories from Fat
24
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
2.7g
4%
Saturated Fat
1.6g
8%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
12mg
4%
Sodium
88mg
4%
Potassium
40mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
13.2g
4%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
7.4g
Protein
0.9g
Vitamin A 23% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 1% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
  Good points
  • Very high in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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