Pumpkin Pecan Softies with Maple Icing

This "Pumpkin Pecan Softies with Maple Icing" recipe is perfect for any fall dessert table, with ingredients that are so popular at this time of year. The soft pumpkin pecan cookies are topped with a delicious maple icing to satisfy your sweet tooth.

Some of the ingredients you will need for this recipe include unbleached all purpose flour, whole wheat flour, baking powder, pumpkin pie spice, baking soda, salt, room temperature unsalted butter, golden brown sugar, eggs, canned pumpkin, chopped toasted pecans and sugar. To start preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Grease two heavy large baking sheets. Whisk the first 6 ingredients to blend in a medium bowl and using an electric mixer beat the butter and sugar until smooth and light. Next beat in the eggs, then the pumpkin. Mix in the dry ingredients and one cup of pecans. Drop the dough onto prepared baking sheets by rounded tablespoonfuls, spacing evenly. Bake until the cookies are golden brown, for about twelve minutes.

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Adding pecans to a recipe is a healthy way to get some added nutrition into your day. Pecans are a rich source of dietary fiber, manganese, magnesium, phosphorus , zinc and thiamin. Pecans are also a good source of protein, iron and B vitamins. Their fat content is made up mainly of the monounsaturated fat, oleic acid and the polyunsaturated fat, linoleic acid, plus they taste so good!

Throughout the year you will find all sorts of cookie recipes that you can make for every occasion and every holiday. Cookies are often served with beverages such as milk, coffee or tea. In many other English speaking countries cookies are called biscuits. Cookies are most commonly baked until crisp or just long enough that they remain soft, but some kinds of cookies are not baked at all. Some popular cookies are chocolate chip cookies, peanut butter cookies, biscotti, shortbread cookies, brownies, digestive biscuit, fortune cookie, pile, rum ball, Russian tea cake, snickerdoodle, sugar cookie, tea biscuit and wafers.

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