French Toast Pecan Cookies

French Toast Pecan Cookies These cookies will get compliments!

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 12 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 15 mins

    COOK : 10 mins

    TOTAL : 25 mins

    SERVING : 12

    YIELD : 12 cookies

  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Lightly grease baking sheets.

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  • Combine flour, white sugar, brown sugar, cinnamon, and baking soda together in a bowl, breaking up any large lumps of brown sugar. Stir butter, egg, vanilla extract, and rum-flavored extract into flour mixture until dough forms; add chopped pecans and mix until well blended. Roll dough into 1-inch balls and place 2 inches apart on prepared baking sheets. Press a pecan half on top of each ball.

  • Bake in the preheated oven until edges of cookies are golden brown, 9 to 11 minutes. Sprinkle salt onto each cookie and gently press each with the back of a spatula to set the salt.

Per Serving: 233 calories; protein 2.5g; carbohydrates 28.7g; fat 12.6g; cholesterol 35.8mg; sodium 128.6mg. A very nice upgrade is to drizzle a little fresh orange glaze on the top of each cookie after they have cooled half-way.