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Monday, December 17, 2012

This week is the busiest baking week of the year! Try my loaded with goodness cookies. This recipe makes sixty to 72 cookies depends on your cookie scoop size they are super delicious! Happy Holidays everyone!! Chocolate, Cranberry, Walnut, Oatmeal Cookies with Egg Nog Icing 2 1/2 cup quick-cooking oatmeal 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon freshly ground nutmeg 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon ground ginger 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup buttermilk 2 eggs 1 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, softened 1 cup dried cranberries 1/2 cup chopped walnuts ½ cup chocolate chips 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract Icing 2 cups powder sugar 1/3 cup egg nog (plus a few tablespoons if needed) Preheat oven at 350. Bake cookies 13 to 15 minutes. Let cool completely and drizzle top of cookies with icing!