Maple Walnut Cut Out Cookies with Maple Icing
Ingredients
  • 1 cup butter
  • 1½ cups powdered sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 2 teaspoons maple extract
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2¾ cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ cup finely chopped walnuts
Instructions
  1. Beat butter and sugar, add egg and extracts, then add in flour, baking, powder, and salt until all combined well. Stir in nuts.
  2. Roll out dough on floured surface. Cut into the desired shape with cookie cutter. Bake on a parchment-lined baking sheet at 400 degrees for 7-9 minutes. Cool completely before icing.
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  4. Maple Icing
  5. two cups powdered sugar
  6. two tablespoons water
  7. one tablespoon corn syrup
  8. one teaspoon maple extract
  9. four drops white Americolor coloring
  10. Mix together until smooth and pipe on cooled cookies with a piping bag and #4 tip.
Recipe by Created by Diane at https://www.createdby-diane.com/2012/04/maple-walnut-cut-out-cookies-with-maple-icing.html