Eggnog Cookies with Eggnog Buttercream

Eggnog Cookies with Eggnog Buttercream: Chewy eggnog cookies topped with a rich eggnog buttercream. Your favorite holiday beverage in cookie form!

Eggnog Cookies

I feel like I owe you a big apology!


I’ve published recipes for eggnog fudge, eggnog cupcakes,and even a decadent eggnog cheesecake! But, somehow eggnog cookies fell through the cracks.

I’m so sorry! 🙁

If we were dating I’d send you roses, but let’s face it I’m just a online sugar addict you follow. Let’s make up with these double eggnog cookies? They have eggnog in both the batter, and the frosting.

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Eggnog Cookies with Eggnog Buttercream
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Recipe type: Dessert
Cuisine: American
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Serves: 36 Cookies
 
Eggnog Cookies with Eggnog Buttercream: Chewy eggnog cookies topped with a rich eggnog buttercream. Your favorite holiday beverage in cookie form!
Ingredients
  • 2¼ Cups All Purpose Flour
  • 1 Teaspoon Baking Powder
  • 1 Teaspoon Nutmeg
  • ½ Teaspoon Cinnamon
  • 1¼ Cup White Sugar
  • ¾ Cup Butter, Softened
  • 2 Egg Yolks
  • 1 Teaspoon Vanilla
  • ½ Cup Eggnog
  • For the Eggnog Buttercream
  • 4 Cups Powdered Sugar
  • ⅓ Cup Eggnog
  • ¼ Cup Butter, Softened
  • Nutmeg, For Garnish If Desired
Instructions
  1. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
  2. Stir in eggs, eggnog,cinnamon, nutmeg, baking powder and vanilla.
  3. Gradually add flour a little at a time until just combined.
  4. Chill dough for 30-60 minutes.
  5. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  6. Drop by rounded teaspoon onto greased cookie sheets.
  7. Bake for 15-18 minutes or until the edges are golden brown.
  8. Cool completely.
  9. For the Eggnog Buttercream
  10. In a large bowl, cream butter until light and fluffy. Gradually add powdered sugar a little at a time. Add eggnog as needed until you reach your desired consistency.
  11. Spread icing onto cookies, and sprinkle with nutmeg if desired.

 

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