Pumpkin Cookies Recipe

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


Submitted by lisainms

Makes 33 servings



Adapted from "Iced Pumpkin Cookies" on allrecipes. They don't need the icing!

Recipe Ingredients for Pumpkin Cookies

2 1/4 cups whole wheat flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
1/2 cups white sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
1 cup canned pumpkin puree
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Recipe Directions for Pumpkin Cookies

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, and salt; set aside.

  2. 2. In a medium bowl, cream together the 1/2 cup of butter and sugars. Add pumpkin, egg, and 1 teaspoon vanilla to butter mixture, and beat until creamy. Mix in dry ingredients. Drop on cookie sheet by tablespoonfuls; flatten slightly.

  3. 3. Bake for 10 to 11 minutes in the preheated oven. Cool cookies, then drizzle glaze with fork.

  4. 4. To Make Glaze: Combine 1/2c confectioners' sugar, 1 teaspoon milk, 1 teaspoon melted butter, and 1/4 teaspoon vanilla. Add milk as needed, to achieve drizzling consistency.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 26.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
81
Calories from Fat
27
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
3.0g
5%
Saturated Fat
1.8g
9%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
13mg
4%
Sodium
96mg
4%
Potassium
46mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
12.5g
4%
Dietary Fiber
0.5g
2%
Sugars
5.5g
Protein
1.2g
Vitamin A 25% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 1% Iron 3%
* 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
B-
  Good points
  • Very high in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sugar
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