14 Days of Cookies: #9 Eggnog Spritz Cookies

Do you love eggnog? Get your fix munching on easy-to-make buttery cookies flavored with rum extract and nutmeg.

Ingredients

Cookies

1 pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker™ sugar cookie mix
1/2 cup butter, melted
1 egg
1/2 cup Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon rum extract
1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg

Icing

1/2 cup powdered sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons milk
1/4 teaspoon rum extract
Betty Crocker™ red and green decorating sugars, if desired

Steps

  • 1. Heat oven to 375°F. In large bowl, stir cookie mix, butter, egg, flour, 1 teaspoon extract and the nutmeg until soft dough forms.
  • 2. Fit cookie press with desired template. Fill cookie press with cookie dough; press cookies onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  • 3. Bake 6 to 8 minutes or until set. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheet to wire rack. Cool completely, about 20 minutes.
  • 4. In small bowl, stir powdered sugar, milk and 1/4 teaspoon extract until desired consistency. Drizzle over cookies. Sprinkle cookies with colored sugar.

SOURCE: Betty Crocker