These were like a glass of eggnog in a cookie. They make you all warm and cozy inside. So I guess maybe I am bringing you some comfort and joy!
A delicate tender cookie that would adapt to many flavors. I was thinking you could swap out cinnamon, cardamom, or even chai spice for the nutmeg. Or how about a vanilla cookie with a maple frosting? This could be a fantastic base recipe with many possibilities .
The teen said, “ YUM! It taste like a sugar cookie.”
The Hubby said, It’s like a sugar cookie on steroids.”
I said, “Please pass the cookies and milk!”
Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Butter a baking sheet and set aside.
In the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, beat together sugar and butter until well combined. Add eggs, mixing until incorporated.
In a large bowl, sift together flour, baking soda, nutmeg, and salt. With the mixer running, add flour, alternating with buttermilk and beginning and ending with flour; mix until well combined.
Using a heaping teaspoon, drop dough onto prepared baking sheet and transfer to oven. Bake until edges are slightly brown, about 10 minutes or until set.
Let cool completely. Frost with Sour Cream Frosting. If desired, sprinkle with additional nutmeg.
Sour Cream Frosting:
In a medium bowl. beat sour cream. butter, and vanilla with an electric beater till smooth. Gradually add powdered sugar, beating on low until well incorporated and spreadable.
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|Serving Size: 1 Recipe (1139g)|
|Recipe Makes: 1 Serving|
|Calories from Fat: 2238 (62%)|
|Amt Per Serving||% DV|
|Total Fat 248.6g||331 %|
|Saturated Fat 149.6g||748 %|
|Monounsaturated Fat 66.4g|
|Polyunsanturated Fat 12.5g|
|Cholesterol 1447.3mg||445 %|
|Sodium 61760.1mg||2130 %|
|Potassium 980.8mg||26 %|
|Total Carbohydrate 287.2g||84 %|
|Dietary Fiber 8.9g||36 %|
|Sugars, other 278.3g|
|Protein 63.8g||91 %|
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Calories per serving: 3618
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