Iced Pumpkin Cookies

i usually post my recipes over on this blog
but i’m a total slacker at updating that one, i don’t know why.
[pretty sure no one reads it?] 
so, i’m contemplating blending the two together and posting more recipes on this main blog

starting with this lovely!

Iced Pumpkin Cookies
{sooooo good!}
[original recipe here]

photo (17)

Pumpkin Cookies:


  • 2 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1 1/2 cups white sugar
  • 1 cup pumpkin puree
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract


  1. Preheat oven 350 degrees.
  2. Combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg, ground cloves, and salt; set aside,
  3. In a medium bowl, cream together 1/2 cup of butter and white sugar. Add pumpkin, egg, and 1 teaspoon vanilla to butter mixture and beat until creamy.
  4. Mix in dry ingredients.
  5. Drop on cookie sheet by tablespoonfuls; flatten slightly.
  6. Bake for 15 to 20 minutes in the preheated oven.
  7. Cool cookies, then drizzle glaze with fork

To Make Glaze:


  • 2 cups confectioner’s sugar
  • 3 tablespoons milk
  • 1 tablespoon melted butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract


  1. Combine confectioners’ sugar, milk, 1 tablespoon melted butter, and 1 teaspoon vanilla.
  2. Add milk as needed to achieve drizzling consistency



this was the first time i made these kind of pumpkin cookies and they were seriously
i literally got sick because i ate so many
but i just couldn’t stop!

please try them.
and then you can thank me for passing along such an easy and most delicious recipe!


{sidenote: Adam said to try them with chocolate chips next time and then they’d be perfect. thoughts?}


holli h. said...

Mmmmm. . . my october fav. I want some now!

GingerPeachT said...

Yummy indeed!!
Yes, I make pumpkin muffins with choc chip. The two flavors are great together!!

LaurenE said...

Hey! I know you said you ate too many, so I am here, as a GREAT friend, to offer to take them off your hands. I understand that having them around might be too much for you, so I will gladly consume them for you. Aren't I just the best?

Dorothy A. said...

These look and sound so yummy!

I'm a new follower. I saw the name of your blog and I loved it! I love anything that get's a good song stuck in my head. :)

Melissa Blake said...

those look soooo delicious!! :)

Unknown said...

YUM! I love everything pumpkin so I will definitely be trying these, they sound amazing! You should link these up to my "what's for dinner" post today, they are perfect :)

Aubrey said...

Those look delish! Too bad/good thing I am completely off sugar right now. I love pumpkin chocolate chip anything.

Christi Lynn said...

holy goodness!!! those look amazing.

Anonymous said...

I love the idea of you posting them on this blog! I'm always on the lookout for good new recipes!!!

Jessica Sebastian said...

My thoughts are...."Where are MINE?!"

Emma Frances said...

These sound amazing! And perfect for the season! And I think they would be super god with chocolate chips as well!!

The Presutti's said...

I think blending the two would be perfect! These cookies look so yummy! Can't wait to try them out!

karly from [kar[+]wade] said...

umm...probably need these ASAP. yep yep i do!