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The Eggnog Cookies are the absolute best recipe. They're soft, chewy and full of cinnamon flavor. Better yet, they're simple to make. These will be a huge hit at your holiday parties or cookie exchanges!

Eggnog Cookies

The Eggnog Cookies are the absolute best recipe. They're soft, chewy and full of cinnamon flavor.

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Servings 36
Calories 96 kcal
Author Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons

Ingredients

  • 2 1/4 C flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg
  • 1 1/4 C sugar
  • 3/4 C salted butter softened
  • 1/2 C eggnog
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2 egg yolks large

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line cookies sheets with parchment paper.

  2. Combine the flour, baking powder, cinnamon, nutmeg together in a small bowl.
  3. Using an electric mixer cream the sugar and butter together in a large bowl.
  4. Add the eggnog, vanilla, and egg yolks beating at medium speed until smooth.
  5. Gradually add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients. Beat at low speed just until blended.
  6. Using a small ice cream scoop measure the dough out and drop them by teaspoons onto the prepared cookie sheets.
  7. Leave 1 inch between each cookie.
  8. Sprinkle lightly with additional nutmeg.
  9. Bake at 350 degrees for 23-25 minutes. (Or until bottoms turn light brown.)
  10. Allow the cookies to cool slightly before transferring to a wire rack.
  11. Leave the cookies on a wire rack to cool completely.
Nutrition Facts
Eggnog Cookies
Amount Per Serving (37 g)
Calories 96 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Fat 4g6%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Cholesterol 23mg8%
Sodium 36mg2%
Potassium 28mg1%
Carbohydrates 13g4%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 7g8%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 140IU3%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 13mg1%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.