Thursday, September 5, 2013

Fill the Cookie Jar!!

This months theme for Fill The Cookie Jar is Fall Favorites... Which happens to be my favorite time of year!! :) I decided to make Pumpkin Cookies with Maple Glaze... Who does not love Pumpkin?!?!? :)

Pumpkin Cookies with Maple Frosting


  • 1 C butter
  • 1/2 C brown sugar
  • 1/2 C white sugar
  • 1 C canned pumpkin
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2 C flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp pumpkin pie spice
  • 1/2 tsp salt

  • Preheat oven to 350°
  • Cream together butter, brown sugar and white sugar in a large bowl
  • Add pumpkin, egg and vanilla and mix with butter and sugar mixture
  • Add remaining ingredients and fold together until combined
  • Drop spoonfuls onto greased cookie sheet
  • Bake for 10-12 minutes. 
Maple Glaze

1/2 cup maple syrup
3/4 cup powdered sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Combine all ingredients in a bowl and stir until smooth. Drizzle over cooled cookies.

Voila! There you have it! These cookies are soooo yummy and have a cake like texture. It's hard to just eat one! :)

Don't forgot to check out the other yummy cookies too! :)


  1. These look delicious. Love the maple pumpkin combination!

  2. I've never tried pumpkin cookies, but the frosting on these looks delicious. Maybe that'll convince me to try them ;)

  3. YUM! They look great! This is a keeper recipe that you can use year after year! Definitely on my list of things to bake!

  4. Pumpkin and maple combine oh my!. Time to go get some pumpkin puree.

  5. Yum! I might need to make these since I have pumpkin leftover from the cookies I made this month!

  6. The glaze on these looks really appetizing! YUM!

  7. I love pumpkin cookies and it was what I thought I would make for this month' fill the cookie jar. The maple glaze on these look so good..