A basic sugar cookie recipe is doctored with pumpkin pie spice and cocoa powder to make these yummy treats. Colored sanding sugar adds the final touch to these holiday favorites.

Source: Family Circle

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
chill:
1 hr
bake:
14 mins
total:
1 hr 29 mins
Servings:
24
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • To basic sugar cookie dough, add 2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice, 2 teaspoons cocoa powder and 1-1/4 teaspoons baking soda to flour mixture. Continue as directed.

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  • Refrigerate dough 1 hour. Shape 1 tablespoon dough into a disk, about 1 inch in diameter, and place on ungreased baking sheets. Repeat.

  • Sprinkle each with about 1/2 teaspoon colored sanding sugar. Bake at 350°F for 14 minutes. Remove cookies to wire rack and cool completely.

Nutrition Facts

106 calories; fat 4g; cholesterol 19mg; saturated fat 3g; carbohydrates 17g; protein 1g; sodium 90mg.
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