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Dulce de Leche-Iced Cookies

dulce de leche-iced cookies Dessert
Dulce de Leche-Iced Cookies
  • Prep 35 min
  • Total 1 hr 45 min
  • Ingredients 5
  • Servings 36

Sugar cookies get dressed up with cream cheese and an irresistible dulce de leche frosting for a treat that tastes like it came straight from the bakery. Don’t forget the extra dulce de leche drizzle! MORE+ LESS-

July 30, 2018
Pillsbury Cookies
Make with
Pillsbury Cookies

Ingredients

1
roll (16.5 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated sugar cookies
7
oz (from 8-oz package) cream cheese, softened
1/3
cup all-purpose flour
1/3
cup plus 2 tablespoons dulce de leche (caramelized sweetened condensed milk) (from 13.4-oz can)
1 1/2
cups powdered sugar

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheets with cooking parchment paper.
  • 2
    In large bowl, break up cookie dough; stir or knead in 3 oz of the cream cheese and the flour until well mixed. Shape into 36 (1 1/4-inch) balls. Place 2 inches apart on cookie sheets.
  • 3
    Bake 9 to 12 minutes or until edges are light golden brown. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets to cooling racks. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  • 4
    In medium bowl, stir remaining 4 oz cream cheese, 2 tablespoons of the dulce de leche and the powdered sugar until smooth and creamy. Frost cookies.
  • 5
    In small microwavable bowl, microwave remaining 1/3 cup dulce de leche uncovered on High 30 to 40 seconds or until thin enough to drizzle (reheat 10 seconds if necessary). Drizzle over iced cookies. Store covered in refrigerator.

Expert Tips

  • Look for dulce de leche in the Hispanic section of your favorite grocery store.
  • The addition of cream cheese to the cookie dough in this recipe makes a more tender, cakey cookie.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
110
Calories from Fat
40
% Daily Value
Total Fat
4 1/2g
7%
Saturated Fat
2g
11%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
10mg
3%
Sodium
65mg
3%
Potassium
20mg
1%
Total Carbohydrate
16g
5%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
11g
Protein
1g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
0%
0%
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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