Desserts

Brown Sugar Cookies

You may have made sugar cookies for the holidays, but have you ever tried Brown Sugar Cookies? I think I might like these ones better!

Brown Sugar Cookies - Try something different this holiday season with this easy recipe! These cookies went fast at my house.

They are soft and chewy and bursting with rich and sweet flavour. Plus, they are really easy to make and only take about 9 minutes to bake. I made a bunch and froze some of them to enjoy over Christmas.

Brown Sugar Cookies - Try something different this holiday season with this easy recipe! These cookies went fast at my house.

Yield: 3 dozen

Brown Sugar Cookies

Try something different this holiday season with this easy recipe! These cookies went fast at my house.

Ingredients:

  • Cooking spray
  • 1 1/4 cup brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 3 tbsp honey
  • 1 egg
  • 2 1/3 cup flour
  • 1 cup pecans, finely chopped
  • 2 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp allspice
  • 1 tsp baking soda

Brown Sugar Glaze

  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup powdered sugar
  • 1/8 cup milk

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 375F. Spray a baking sheet with cooking spray.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, add brown sugar, water, honey and egg. Beat on high until combined.
  3. In another large mixing bowl, stir together flour, pecans, cinnamon, allspice and baking soda. Add dry mixture to wet mixture and stir to just combined.
  4. Drop cookies by the teaspoonful onto prepared baking sheet. Bake for 9 to 10 minutes. Place cookies on baking rack to cool.

Brown Sugar Glaze

  1. In a small mixing bowl, stir together brown sugar, milk and powdered sugar. Drizzle on top of cooled cookies.

Brown Sugar Cookies - Try something different this holiday season with this easy recipe! These cookies went fast at my house.

I added a brown sugar glaze made with powdered sugar, brown sugar and milk. It gives them a nice glossy finish and adds a little extra sweetness to each bite.

Once you try them, they may become a favourite of yours too!

Are you making any cookies over the holidays?

Stacie Vaughan

Stacie is the mom of two girls and lives in Ontario, Canada. She enjoys cooking/baking, photography, reading, DIY and is fueled by lots of coffee!

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