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  • Nog’alicious Cookies

    December
    16
    2007

    This is the fourth year these cookies have been requested at my house. This year I’ve made a few little tweaks to the recipe. If you’re looking for a really easy and REALLY tasty Christmas Cookie that will quickly become a family favorite, these are it! Even one of my very good friends – who doesn’t like egg nog – loves these cookies.

    egg nog eggnog Christmas cookie cookies recipe

    **Modifications made in 2007 – see previous years for original recipe**

    1 c. butter softened to room temp.
    1 c. sugar
    1/2 tsp. nutmeg
    1/2 tsp. cinnamon
    1 c. **Southern Comfort Vanilla Spice** Egg Nog
    1 tsp. baking soda
    3-3/4 c. flour

    Beat butter & sugar until it’s creamy.
    Add spices, Eggnog & baking soda to butter & sugar, blend well.
    Add flour 2 cups at a time, mix (with mixer) until combined.
    Spoon onto nonstick cookie sheet, dip a cup in sugar (holiday colored sugar, sugar/cinnamon, sugar/nutmeg, your call), smoosh the dough a little – don’t flatten them.

    Bake at 375 for right around 11 minutes, when you can see the bottom edges are just gold and the tops are still creamy off-white. Do not overbake. Let cool on the cookie sheet, transfer to an airtight container to keep them soft.

    (Previously posted December 14, 2004 and November 15, 2005 and December 6, 2006.)

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    {8 Comments}

    1
    pam said,

    I remember these cookies… and I still have some eggnog left… might have to make ’em, they look delicious!!
    Thanks for sharing the recipe again!! :good:

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    12.16.2007 @ 4:18 pm
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    All Adither said,

    No wonder those are good. A cup o’ butter.

    We have egg allergies here. I wonder if they’d work with Silk Nog.

    12.16.2007 @ 5:11 pm
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    taba said,

    do you think rabid preschoolers would like these? i have to take a dessert to lora’s christmas party on thursday……

    12.18.2007 @ 10:08 am
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    Leanne said,

    Yes – the girls love them. :yes:

    12.18.2007 @ 10:13 am
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    Maria said,

    :dance: :dance: :dance:

    I tried 2 other recipes last weekend.. made cookies too hard.. yours was PERFECT! The whole family loves them!

    12.20.2007 @ 8:18 am
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    taba said,

    made them last night!! we’ll see how the preschoolers like them! if i get booed out of the school i’m sending them to you. :yes:

    12.20.2007 @ 9:26 am
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    taba said,

    just to clarify, i will send the preschoolers to you. not the cookies. the cookies are mine.

    12.20.2007 @ 9:27 am
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    Leanne said,

    @ Taba – hahaha! Thanks for clarifying!!

    I ran out. I hate 6 dozen cookies and didn’t gain a pound. I love them.

    :love:

    12.20.2007 @ 9:29 am

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