Hot Buttered Rum Cookies

hot buttered rum cookies Dessert
Hot Buttered Rum Cookies
  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 45 min
  • Ingredients 10
  • Servings 10

This gooey cookie warms you up from the inside out with tasty wintery flavor. MORE+ LESS-

Updated November 22, 2013
Pillsbury Cookies
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Pillsbury Cookies



roll Pillsbury™ refrigerated sugar cookies
cup crushed gingersnap cookies (20 to 22 cookies)
tablespoon ground ginger
teaspoon ground cinnamon
2 1/4
teaspoons grated orange peel
cup packed brown sugar

Rum Glaze

cup powdered sugar
teaspoon butter, melted
tablespoon rum or rum extract
2 1/4
teaspoons grated orange peel


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  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F.
  • 2
    Into large bowl, break up cookie dough. Add gingersnap crumbs, ginger, cinnamon and 2 1/4 teaspoons orange peel. (Your clean hands will work best to fully combine all the ingredients.)
  • 3
    Shape dough into about 2-inch balls; roll in brown sugar, making sure to evenly coat. Place about 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets.
  • 4
    Bake about 12 minutes or until golden brown. Remove from cookie sheets to cooling racks. Cool.
  • 5
    While cookies are cooling, in medium bowl, stir together Rum Glaze ingredients until thick and smooth. If needed, add a little water for drizzling consistency. Use fork to drizzle glaze over cooled cookies.

Expert Tips

  • To crush the gingersnap cookies, use a food processor or blender. Or even a zipper-topped plastic bag and a rolling pin works. Get them as fine as possible.

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