Caramel Apple Pie Cookies? Yes Please. Savory Sunday

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So it’s December 13th, 2015. It’s also 39 degrees with no snow on the ground. God bless global warming! I live in Minnesota, but I have no desire for the cold or the snow. In fact, my wife and I agree that if we didn’t have kids we would have risked moving somewhere with a little more amicable climate. Sure we would have had to leave our parents and siblings behind, but if they knew what was good for them they would move too!

That said, Minnesota has been unseasonably warm for a few years. I’m not starting a political discussion, so please don’t start arguing about global warming. I am just stating my personal experience and observations. I don’t even plan on citing credible sources. Depending on which side of the fence you’re on, you wouldn’t care if I did anyway.

If Minnesota can stay this way then maybe our next (all of practically) our years will be much more comfortable. Speaking of comfort, this Savory Sunday I am going to be talking about some Caramel Apple Pie Cookies. Bam! Delicious. I personally had these when my wife made them and they were a complete hit. Not too hard to make, beautiful to look at, and a treat for the tongue.

This recipe comes from Jen at CincyShopper.com She knows what she’s talking about. Check out the full page here!

This is also from cincyshopper.com, I only wish I were this good a photographer.

This is also from cincyshopper.com, I only wish I were this good a photographer.

Caramel Apple Pie Cookies

Ingredients

  • 1 package Refrigerated Pie Crust (2 crusts)
  • 5 oz Caramel Topping
  • 10 oz Apple Pie Filling
  • 1 Egg
  • 1 tsp Cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp Nutmeg
  • 1/4 cup Sugar

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 350.
  • Spray cookie sheet with non stick spray and set aside.
  • Allow crusts to warm slightly to make them easier to work with.
  • Dust work area with flour and slightly roll out crusts.
  • Spread a thin layer of caramel on one of the crusts.
  • Use a knife to chop pie filling into smaller pieces and spread over top of caramel.
  • Cut other crust into 1/2″ strips.
  • use strips to create a lattice top over pie covered crust.
  • Cut out circles and transfer to prepared baking sheet.
  • Beat egg in bowl until well blended.
  • Mix together sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg.
  • Brush lattice tops with egg wash and sprinkle with sugar mixture.
  • Bake for 20-25 minutes or until golden brown.

 

There are more detailed instructions (and pictures) here. Thank you Jen of CincyShopper.com!

Let me know some of your favorite cookie recipe’s in the Comment’s below!