Best Holiday Cookies

Best Holiday Cookies

15 minutes

Ingredients

  1. 1/2 C + 2 tblsp soft or melted butter
  2. 1/2 C brown sugar
  3. 1/2 C white sugar
  4. 1 large or Xlarge egg
  5. 1 1/2 tblsp brandy
  6. 1 1/2 C flour
  7. 1/2 tsp baking soda
  8. 1 C dried cranberries
  9. 3/4 C white chocolate chips
  10. 1/2 C chopped walnuts (optional)
  11. Preparation
  12. Preheat oven to 375*
  13. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper

Steps

  1. 1
    In a large bowl, stir together the sugars
  2. 2
    Stir in butter until smooth
  3. 3
    Stir in the egg
  4. 4
    Stir in the brandy and baking soda
  5. 5
    Stir in the flour 1/2 C at a time
  6. 6
    Stir in the cranberries, chips and walnuts (if using walnuts) -the dough will be a little stiff
  7. 7
    Using a 2-inch scoop, place cookie dough 3 inches apart on the sheet
  8. 8
    Bake for 10-11 minutes until lightly golden brown
  9. 9
    Remove from the oven and let the cookies cool on the sheet for 3 minutes before transferring to a rack or plate to cool completely
  10. 10
    Enjoy! And happy holidays!