Fresh Apple Glazed Cookies

Recipe Created By Executive Chef Keith Roberts
Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel

 
Photo reposted by Nummy Yummys


Apple Cookies Ingredients:

  • 2 cups sifted All Purpose Flour
  • 1 teaspoon of Baking Soda
  • ½ cup of Soft Shortening
  • 1 1/3 cups of Brown Sugar
  • ½ teaspoon of Salt
  • 1 teaspoon of Cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon of Ground Cloves
  • ½ teaspoon of Nutmeg
  • 1 Unbeaten Egg
  • 1 cup of Chopped Nuts
  • 1 cup of finely chopped, unpared apple
  • 1 cup of Dark or Light Raisins - chopped
  • ¼ cup of Apple Juice or Milk
Vanilla Glaze Ingredients:
  • 1 ½ cups of sifted Confectioners Sugar
  • 1 tablespoon of Soft Butter or Margarine
  • ½ teaspoon of Vanilla Extract
  • 1/8 teaspoon of of Salt
  • 2 ½ tablespoon of Light Cream or Milk
Apple Cookies Instructions:
1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees
2. Sift Flour with baking soda.
3. Mix Shortening, brown sugar, cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, and egg until well blended
4. Stir in half of flour mixture, then nuts, apple and raisins.
5. Blend in apple juice, then remaining flour mixture
6. Drop round tsps of dough, 2in apart onto a greased cooking sheet
7. Bake 11-14 minutes or until done
8. While cookies are still hot, spread thinly with glaze.

Vanilla Glaze Instructions:
1. In a small bowl blend 1½ cups of sifted confectioners’ sugar, 1tbsp of butter or
margarine, ½ tsp of vanilla extract, 1/8 tsp of salt, and 2½ tbsp of light cream or milk

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
1700 Ocean Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90401
T: (310) 458-6700
Website: http://www.loewshotels.com/