Apple Pie Cookies
Serves: 36 cookies
  • 1 cup butter (room temperature)
  • 5 oz cream cheese (room temperature)
  • 1 egg
  • ⅓ cup brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1-1/2 cup diced apple (1 large Honey Crisp Apple)
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1½ cups turbinado sugar (coarse sugar)
  • ½ cup white candy melts or white chocolate
  • ¼ teaspoon cinnamon
  1. In a mixer beat butter with sugar and then add in cream cheese and beat again.
  2. Mix in egg, vanilla, and cinnamon.
  3. Add in flour, baking powder and diced apple.
  4. Use a 2 tablespoon scoop and roll each portion of cookie dough into a ball and then roll into turbinado sugar.
  5. Place the balls of cookie dough onto parchment lined baking sheets and bake at 375 degrees for about 18 minutes. Test with a toothpick when the toothpick comes out clean remove from oven and then allow the cookies to cool completely on baking sheets.
for icing
  1. Melt white candy melts in the microwave at 30-second intervals until completely melted, mix in cinnamon, place in a plastic bag, cut and edge off and drizzle over cookies.
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