Fabulous Glazed Apple Spice Cookies
Cookies
Cookies:

1/2 c. margarine
1 1/2 cups well packed dard brown sugar
1 egg
1 tsp. cloves
1 tsp ground nutmeg
1 tsp baking soda
1 3/4 unsifted flour
1/4 c apple juice
1 cup chopped raisins
1 cup chopped walnuts
1 cup diced unpeeled apples (green)

Glaze:

1 T. soft butter
1 tsp salt
1/8 t almond extract
1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
1 to 3 Tbsp applie juice
Cookies:

Cream butter. Add sugar gradually. Beat in egg and all spicess and soda. Work in flour and apple juice. Add rasins, walnuts and iced apples. Drop by tablespoonfuls on a greased cookie sheet and bake for 10 minutes at 400 degrees. Remove to rack and spread with glaze while warm.

Glaze:
Cream butter, add salt almond extract and sugar. Grdually add apple juice until glazed is spreadable.

Makes aobut 50 cookies.
 
Nadine Melberg