Pumpkin snickerdoodles! It’s all about pumpkin around here. This is recipe from my all time favorite domestic role model @marthastewart . They turned out delicious!
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar
1/2 teaspoon coarse salt
Pinch of freshly grated nutmeg
1 stick unsalted butter, melted and allowed to cool
1 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup canned pumpkin puree (not pie filling)
1 large egg, room temperature
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
1/3 cup fine sanding sugar
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground allspice
Preheat oven to 375 degrees. In a medium bowl, whisk together flour, baking soda, cream of tartar, salt, and nutmeg.
2. In a large bowl, whisk together butter, granulated sugar, and pumpkin until smooth. Add egg and vanilla and whisk to combine. Add flour mixture and stir to combine, about 2 minutes.
3. In a small bowl, whisk together sanding sugar, cinnamon, and allspice. Drop heaping tablespoons of dough into sugar mixture and roll into 1 1/2-inch balls. Transfer to parchment-lined rimmed baking sheets, 3 inches apart. Using a spatula, flatten balls to just under 1/2 inch thick. Sprinkle with more sugar mixture.
4. Bake, rotating sheets halfway through, until light golden and firm to touch, 10 to 12 minutes. Let cool 5 minutes on sheets, then transfer to a wire rack and let cool completely. Cookies can be stored in an airtight container up to 3 days