Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookies amongst Cinnamon as well as Cardamom – a sweet, soft cookie coated amongst the warm flavors of cinnamon as well as cardamom as well as hence filled amongst a silky rich caramel.
Every yr I seem to run out of fourth dimension during the holidays as well as don’t teach the conduct chances to essay novel cookie recipes. I’ve already had a few inquiries most my regular homemade gifts similar the Peanut Butter Fudge, Chocolate Fudge as well as English Toffee. So yep – love friends, I volition cause making these treats inwards early on December! And … this yr I may add together these cookies to the rotation. To say they disappeared chop-chop would live on an understatement. Be certain to tuck this i away for your vacation baking – it’s a winner!
No joke! This recipe (without my adaptations) won the Annual Reader Recipe Contest for Christmas Cookies amongst Cook’s Country. The master copy recipe calls for dry reason anise but I used cardamom instead. I’ve e'er been a fan of anise, peculiarly inwards Pizzelles, but I idea cinnamon as well as cardamom would live on a pretty dandy combination too. The cookies are elementary to brand as well as bake.
Once baked, dip the warm cookies inwards a mixture of cinnamon as well as sugar. Allow them to cool earlier filling amongst Dulce de Leche mixed amongst cinnamon, cardamom as well as butter.
I’ve tried making Dulce de Leche a few times using sweetened condensed milk as well as never seem to teach it nighttime enough. Nestle makes a pretty terrific caramel amongst exclusively milk as well as sugar. Preservative gratis as well as fairly inexpensive, I’m in!
These are an impressive cookie amongst real trivial effort. Dressed upward inwards a pretty gift box as well as ribbon, yous volition brand some of your favorite people real happy!
Let the vacation baking begin!
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Recipe adapted from a Cook's Country Christmas Cookie Contest Winner past times Karen Cope, Minneapolis, MN
Servings: 34 -36 cookies
plus 2/3 loving cup for rolling
pure vanilla extract
13.4 ounce tin mail away dulce de leche
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line a baking canvass amongst parchment newspaper as well as laid aside.
- In a small-scale mixing bowl combine the flour, baking soda, common salt as well as cardamom. Set aside.
- Using a stand upward mixer fitted amongst a paddle attachment, trounce the butter as well as 1 loving cup of saccharide until calorie-free as well as fluffy. Add the egg as well as vanilla as well as trounce but until blended.
- Reduce the speed to depression as well as mix inwards the flour mixture inwards three additions. Scrape sides every bit needed.
- Combine the cinnamon as well as remaining 2/3 loving cup of saccharide inwards a small-scale shallow bowl. Set aside.
- Roll the dough inwards 1 inch balls (about 1+ heaping teaspoon) as well as identify ii inches apart on the parchment lined baking sheet.
- Bake until the edges are firm, most 10-12 minutes.
- Remove as well as allow the cookies to cool for 1 infinitesimal as well as hence identify each inwards the cinnamon saccharide mixture, plow as well as coat both side. Transfer to a wire rack as well as cool completely.
- Roll remaining dough into balls but live on certain to identify on a cool cookie canvass to forestall excessive spreading.
- FOR THE FILLING: melt the butter inwards a small-scale saucepan over medium heat. Whisk inwards the cinnamon as well as cardamom as well as stir until fragrant, most 1 minute. Remove from the oestrus as well as add together the dulce de leche until blended. Spread 1 (scant) tablespoon of the dulce de leche mixture on the bottoms of one-half the cookies. Top amongst the remaining cookies to shape a sandwich. Gently press to spread the filling to the edges.
- Store inwards an airtight container for three days at room temperature or inwards the fridge until served.
This is a real sugariness cookie hence if yous prefer, skip coating the warm cookies inwards the cinnamon mixture.
If you’re a caramel fan, yous mightiness similar to essay this super elementary recipe for Chocolate Dulce de Leche Dip and these amazing Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Carmelitas, hence good! And I would love to essay this gorgeous Dulce de Leche Cheesecake past times David Leibovitz. Finally, if yous desire to brand your ain Homemade Dulce de Leche, I recommend trying Ree’s method at The Pioneer Woman.
Thanks hence much for stopping past times – promise yous accept a dandy weekend!