Spiced Pumpkin Softies

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“A yummy cookie perfect for the holidays. Recipe is from Woman's Day. Prep time does not include time for frosting to set.”
1hr 20mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place raisins in small bowl; fill with hot water to cover.
  2. Let stand 10 minutes to soften; drain and reserve raisins.
  3. Heat oven to 350 degrees; lightly coat a baking sheet with nonstick spray.
  4. Beat butter, sugars, spice, vanilla and baking soda in a large bowl with mixer on medium speed 3 minutes or until fluffy.
  5. Beat in egg and pumpkin puree until well blended.
  6. On low speed, gradually beat in flour until just blended.
  7. Stir in reserved raisins.
  8. Drop level tablespoons of dough 1 inch apart onto greased baking sheets.
  9. Bake 14-16 minutes, until golden brown.
  10. Remove to rack to cool completely.
  11. For frosting, beat ingredients in a medium bowl with mixer on medium-low speed until smooth; tint pastel orange with food color.
  12. Spread about 1 1/2 teaspoons frosting on each cookies.
  13. Sprinkle frosting with nonpareils.
  14. Refrigerate cookies to set frosting.
  15. Storage tip: Store airtight in refrigerator with waxed paper between layers up to 1 week.

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