The Pioneer Woman Tasty Kitchen
Profile Photo

Caramel Apple Cookies

5.00 Mitt(s) 1 Rating(s)1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5

Prep:

Cook:

Level: Easy

System:

24
x

Print Options

Page size Letter 3x5 4x6
Text Size Small Medium Large
Content Include description
Include prep time, etc.
Show image

Description

Caramel apple cookies use graham cracker crumbs to spice up your usual autumn cookie arsenal!

Ingredients

  • 2 sticks Salted Butter, Softened
  • 1 cup Granulated Sugar
  • ½ cups Brown Sugar, Packed
  • 2 whole Eggs
  • 2 teaspoons Vanilla Extract
  • 2-⅔ cups All-purpose Flour
  • 1 cup Graham Cracker Crumbs
  • 2 teaspoons Baking Powder
  • ½ teaspoons Salt
  • ½ teaspoons Cinnamon
  • ¾ cups Tart Apple. Peeled, Cored And Finely Chopped
  • 1 cup Vanilla Caramels, Unwrapped
  • 3 Tablespoons Whipping Cream

Preparation

Preheat oven to 350ºF. Line 2 cookie sheets with parchment paper.

In a bowl, beat butter using a mixer on medium to high speed for 30 seconds. Beat in sugars until fluffy. Then add eggs and vanilla and mix to combine. Set aside..

In a medium bowl, stir together flour, graham cracker crumbs, baking powder, salt and cinnamon. Add to the butter mixture and beat until combined. Stir in apple.

Shape dough into 1 1/4-inch balls. Arrange balls 2 inches apart on cookie sheets. Bake for 12 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Remove and let cookies cool on wire racks.

In a microwave safe bowl, mix caramels and cream. Microwave on high for 30 to 60 seconds or until nearly melted, stirring once. Stir until smooth. If needed heat for additional 15 second increments until melted. Drizzle melted caramel over cookies. Serve when caramel is hardened.

Recipe adapted from Parents Magazine.

No Comments

You must be logged in to post a comment.

One Review

You must be logged in to post a review.

Profile photo of Stephanie

Stephanie on 11.7.2012

Fabulous cookies! Thank you for sharing this recipe for PERFECT Fall cookies. My kids went crazy for them.

Related Recipes

No-Bake Peanut Butter Cookie Cups
Profile Photo by Stacey @ Bake.Eat.Repeat. in Desserts
These no-bake peanut butter cookie cups are amazing! No bake, flourless,...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 20 Level: Easy


Dark Chocolate Chip Chewy Cookies
Profile Photo by Jen @ Peanut Butter and Peppers in Desserts
A dark, rich, chocolaty, gooey, chewy chocolate chip cookie made with...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 36 Level: Easy


Cornmeal, Olive Oil Cookies with Lemon and Thyme
Profile Photo by Justine Sulia (Cooking and Beer) in Desserts
A summery, simple, delicious, moist and flavorful cookie!
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 24 Level: Easy


Pretzel Bird’s Nest Cookies
Profile Photo by Faith, Hope, Love, & Luck Survive Despite a Whiskered Accomplice in Desserts
Nests of caramel-filled yumminess with crunchy pretzels to make them even...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 36 Level: Easy


Salted Campfire Cookies
Profile Photo by Caleigh's Kitchen in Desserts
Amazingly delicious Salted Campfire Cookies! If a s'more were in cookie...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 24 Level: Easy