Community Recipe
from [kriskate]
Eggnog Cookies

Eggnog Cookies

A light, yummy Christmas cookie

  • Yield: 12 servings
  • Cook time: 25 Minutes
  • Prep time: 20 Minutes


  • 1 teaspoon(s) baking powder
  • 3/4 cup(s) butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) cinnamon
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 1/2 cup(s) eggnog
  • 2 1/2 cup(s) flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) nutmeg
  • 1 1/4 cup(s) sugar
  • 1 teaspoon(s) vanilla


Preheat oven 300 degrees. In a medium bowl combine flour, baking powder, cinnamon and nutmeg. Mix well with a wire whisk and set aside. In a large bowl, cream sugar and butter with an electric mixer to form a grainy paste. Add eggnog, vanilla and egg yolks and beat at medium until smooth. Add dry ingredients and beat at a low speed just until combined. Do not overmix.

Drop by rounded teaspoons 1 inch apart onto ungreased baking sheet. Sprinkle lightly with nutmeg. Bake 23-25 minutes or until bottoms turn light brown. Transfer to cool, flat surface immediately.

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