Soft, chewy Pumpkin Sugar Cookies that are melt-in-your mouth delicious. You'll love this Pumpkin Sugar Cookie Recipe with a Cream Cheese Glaze for a little fall flavor you'll want to savor all year! Fastened with a ribbon, these pumpkin cookies make the perfect holiday treat!
Combine butter, vegetable oil, pumpkin, sugars, vanilla and eggs until smooth.
Gradually mix in dry ingredients until incorporated.
Drop dough balls onto a cookie sheet and flatten using the bottom of a glass dipped in sugar.
Bake 13 minutes (watch baking time as your oven may vary).
Meanwhile, combine cream cheese, butter, vanilla, powdered sugar and optional corn syrup until smooth.
Melt and top cooled cookies by spooning on or smoothing on with a spatula. Allow to cool until set.
You can stack these in a small cellophane bag and wrap them with a ribbon, or simply secure the bag with a piece of washi tape. Place them in a charming basket for a beautiful housewarming or hostess gift.