Le Food Snob

SAM_8184

After the unexpected success I got bringing in my Bacon and Walnut Chocolate Chip Cookies, I decided I needed to experiment with a maple cookie recipe I have deep within the confines of my clipped recipe collection from Grandma Mo. As it turns out, I have two maple cookie recipes. I decided the one without the rolled oats and coconut would be the better of the two to add bacon.

ingredients.

  • 2 c. butter at room temperature
  • 1/2 c. sugar
  • 1/2 c. packed brown sugar
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 1/4 c. maple syrup
  • 1/2 T. vanilla extract
  • 6 tsp. maple flavoring
  • 5 c. flour
  • 1 lb. chopped, cooked bacon

directions.

  1. In a large bowl, whip butter and sugars until fluffy. Add remaining ingredients except for the bacon.
  2. Divide dough in quarters. Wrap each quarter in plastic wrap and roll into logs. Refrigerate at least two hours or overnight.
  3. When ready to bake, preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  4. Roll logs into chopped bacon. Cut logs into 1/2 inch slices and place on cookie sheets. Lightly press additional bacon pieces into each slice.
  5. Bake in preheated oven 20 minutes or until golden brown.

I had a little over a half-pound of bacon and didn’t feel as though I would have been able to roll two full logs with the bacon I had available. You may need more than a pound of bacon as the above-listed recipe is a double recipe. As I ran out of chopped bacon, I decided to roll one of the logs in chopped pecans and garnish the top of the cookie with chopped bacon before baking. This technique worked well.

Recipe rating: 

SAM_8179

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

4 Spatulas

Recipes, Reviews and a Pinch of me!

Practically Country

Country living in a practical way!

The Last Bite

Relish in the memories

VaFood

How’s the food near you?

Do or Doughnut

do or doughnut // there is no try

FOOD RECIPES

A variety of recipes that you should try

Internet Marketing Tips

Everything about internet marketing

Cook the Beans

inspired by ingredients, smells and Travels, vegan & vegetarian

Tastes of Health

Passionate about Health, Fitness and easily prepared Delicious Food

Road to a Healthier Life

Steering You towards a Healthier Happier Life

Insightful Geopolitics

Impartial Informative Always

thebrookcook

If I knew you were coming I'd have baked a cake...

The Urben Life

A food and lifestyle blog by Jenna Urben

Cooking Adventures

A Culinary Journey

koolkosherkitchen

Welcome to my Kool Kosher Kitchen where food is fun and fun is to create food!

You Can Do It

This is not phraze .You can do everything you want

%d bloggers like this: