Pumpkin Cranberry Cookie Recipe

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Pumpkin Cranberry Cookie Recipe Description

As soon as the cranberries are harvested from the bogs in New England, it’s time to make this pumpkin cranberry cookie recipe. It is a cookie you can bake and enjoy during the Fall and all through the holidays. They make a great addition to Halloween and Christmas cookie trays.

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Pumpkin Cranberry Cookie Ingredients

1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened

1 cup sugar

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1 egg

1 cup pumpkin puree, cooked

2 1/4 cups flour

2 teaspoons baking soda

1 teaspoon cinnamon

1/2 teaspoon salt

1 cup cranberries

1 Tablespoon orange peel

1/2 cup chopped walnuts

Directions How to Make Pumpkin Cranberry Cookies

  1. Pre-heat oven to 375 ° F.
  2. First, halve the cranberries and set them aside.
  3. Next, in a small bowl, cream butter, and sugar until light and fluffy.
  4. Then, beat in vanilla, egg, and pumpkin.
  5. In a separate bowl, sift together flour baking soda, cinnamon, and salt.
  6. Beat dry ingredients into the pumpkin mixture.
  7. Stir cranberries into the pumpkin mixture.
  8. Stir in orange peel and walnuts.
  9. Grease cookie sheets.
  10. Drop rounded spoonfuls of dough onto the cookie sheet.
  11. Bake in the oven for 10 – 12 minutes.

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