Glazed Apple Pie Spice Cookies

LAST UPDATED: Apr 08, 2020 | PUBLISHED: Sep 21, 2017 | By: Julie Blanner

Easy glazed apple pie spice cookies are a fall infused cookie recipe that everyone will love. They are easily stackable and transportable, so they are perfect to take to a coffee morning or cookie exchange.

glazed apple pie spice cookies stacked on a white plate

It’s Day 4 of Fall Cookie Week and I’m celebrating with Glazed Apple Pie Spice Cookies and a new pair of yoga pants. I actually prefer to call them happy pants.

In all honesty, I have been sharing the cookies from Fall Cookie Week with friends and family, but I have to do my due diligence and take plenty of tastes to bake them to perfection just for you! I hope you’ve been enjoying all of these new fall infused cookie recipes!

These cookies are just so perfect for fall and Thanksgiving, they’re the perfect treat once the temperatures start to drop and work marvellously with a cup of coffee or hot chocolate. These cookies really encapsulate the season for me; apples and sweet spice just scream fall!

You just need a few pantry staples to make these delicious fall cookies!

Glazed Apple Pie Spice Cookie Ingredients

  • Butter
  • Sugar
  • Egg: Preferably free run / organic and as fresh as you can get
  • Apple Pie Spice
  • Flour
  • Baking Powder
  • Baking Soda
  • Salt
  • Powdered Sugar – Also know as confectioner’s sugar
  • Glaze ingredients: Apple cider and powdered sugar

You are going to love how easy it is to make these cookies!

How To Make Glazed Apple Pie Spice Cookies

  1. Prep -Preheat oven to 35o degrees.
  2. Combine Wet Ingredients – In a mixing bowl/mixer, cream butter and sugar. Add in egg.
  3. Add Dry Ingredients – Add apple pie spice, flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt until just combined.
  4. Make Dough Balls – Use a cookie scoop or roll 1″ balls and roll in powdered sugar.
  5. Bake – Bake 9 minutes. 
  6. Make Glaze – Meanwhile, combine ingredients for glaze. Warm if needed to drizzle on top of cookies. Allow to set before stacking cookies.
Cookies on a baking sheet on top of an oven

I love topping my cookies with something. Sometimes it’s a crack of sea salt, powdered sugar, icing or in this case, I’m doubling up! They’re rolled in powdered sugar just before baking and topped with an apple cider glaze when they come out of the oven. It hardens to perfection and really turns these cookies into something special!

Easy To Make Apple Cookies

These cookies are so simple and easy to make, they’re a great recipe for the kids to help you out with. My girls love rolling them in the powdered sugar! The glaze really elevates the look and flavor of the cookies, but they are also great without if you are in a hurry to eat them!

Glaze being poured over the cookies

Top Tips To Make Glazed Apple Pie Spice Cookies

  • You can use a cookie scoop to measure out the cookies so they are even sizes.
  • Bake the cookies in a pre-heated oven.
  • Let the cookies cool to room temperature before you glaze them.
Three Glazed Apple Pie Spice Cookies on a white plate

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glazed apple pie spice cookies

Michael is sharing his recipe for Pumpkin Cookie Bars with Maple Frosting – basically all things fall wrapped into one, it’s bound to be delicious! Get the recipe here!

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Glazed Apple Pie Spice Cookies

Julie Blanner
Easy glazed apple pie spice cookies are a fall infused cookie recipe that everyone will love. They are easily stackable and transportable, so they are perfect to take to a coffee morning or cookie exchange.
4.89 from 9 votes
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 9 mins
Total Time 19 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 24
Calories 113 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 1/2 cup butter softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 2 teaspoon apple pie spice
  • 1 1/2 cup flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt

Topping

  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar {also known as confectioner’s sugar}

Glaze

  • 1 1/2 tablespoons apple cider
  • 3/4 cup powdered sugar

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 35o degrees.
  • In a mixing bowl/mixer, cream butter and sugar. Add in egg.
  • Add apple pie spice, flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt until just combined.
  • Use a cookie scoop or roll 1″ balls and roll in powdered sugar.
  • Bake 9 minutes. 
  • Meanwhile, combine ingredients for glaze. Warm if needed to drizzle on top of cookies. Allow to set before stacking cookies.

Nutrition

Calories:113kcalCarbohydrates:18gProtein:1gFat:4gSaturated Fat:3gCholesterol:17mgSodium:67mgPotassium:15mgFiber:1gSugar:12gVitamin A:128IUVitamin C:1mgCalcium:6mgIron:1mg
Keywords apple pie spice cookies
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