It’s nice to know it’s not just me who has colossal kitchen failures sometimes :), One thing that Never comes out right for me is Gnocchi, whether it be Sweet Potato, Butternut Squash, Regular Potato or Spinach/Potato Combo… It always seems to come out dense. One I can think of off the top of my head is rice noodles – they always come out a mushy mess! Glad you finally could create it at home. I worked with that person while I was in college and that was too long ago to count the years. Or scrubbing your kitchen from top to bottom? I’m going to try these! Combine Bisquick, pudding mix, cooking oil and eggs; mix well. He has even asked why don’t I just give in and give him what he wants. We’re just missing the sprinkles, which would make them even more amazing, I love the texture of sprinkles. … Oh well I’ll stick to my 35 year old thumbprint recipe as they come out perfect every time Thanks though it was enjoyable trying a new recipe. These look amazing! I love thumbprint cookies, and don’t make nearly enough of them! :D. I made these yesterday and they are delicious!!! As a former Pittsburgher I miss the thumbprint cookies at Kaufmann’a (macy’s) and these look very similar! Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred. Has been a crazy moth with a lot of baking and cooking. Clouds of small, daisylike brown-eyed Susan flowers (Rudbeckia triloba) cover 2- to 5-foot tall bushy plants from mid-summer through fall. These look fantastic. These look awesome! There was lemon curd and meringue all over my oven, cabinets, and floor. Hi Jen, I still haven’t been able to get it right… close, but not exact. Giant Eagle is the grocery store I always shop at, however both locations I normally go to being the Waterfront Giant Eagle & the Kennywood Giant Eagle, I have never seen these cookies. My dough came out really crumbly. I love Giant Eagle’s thumbprint cookies! Thank you so much for the recipe. P.S. too dry. Your icing skills are amazing and your determination is awesome. The cookie is only the first part of the equation; once we get past that part, it’s figuring out the frosting. Required fields are marked *. These look awesome and very similar to ones my dad gets a Vons in Central CA. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This recipe for Brown-Eyed Susan Cookies, by Linda Lehr, is from The Lehr Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. Just made these for a party we are going to tomorrow. Tried it immediately. Download Brown eyed susan stock photos. My hand is waaaaaay up there (well, as high up as it can get when you’re only 5’1). I agree with you about the “canned icing”. If anyone has been in the kitchen long enough, they know what it is like to be “stumped” by a recipe. colleen @ Secrets fromthe Cookie Princess, http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/nigella-lawson/cranberry-orange-and-almond-pudding-recipe/index.html, http://tinkerspiggies.blogspot.com/2011/06/i-know-this-is-repost-but-i-wanted-to.html, The Ultimate List of Christmas Baking Ideas. 2 T unsalted butter I just made yours. MyRecipes has 70,000+ tested recipes and videos to help you be a better cook. Next time I’ll use unsalted, and can’t wait for the next time. (I thought to myself WTF is a Berger cookie??) Add more powdered sugar or milk to achieve the desired consistency. I’m going to bake these Saturday morning before the heatwave arrives. Too bad they aren’t a perfect match yet! Make a slight indentation with your thumb (or the back of a melon baller - my favorite tool for this task) on the tops of all the cookies. So good! Everything I have tired everyone has loved, hoping for success with the frosting. We had strawberry jam all over the stove, down the front of the oven and the floor surrounding the stove. For Easter, I used rainbow sprinkles and vanilla butter cream. Use peach or apricot preserves or your own favorite preserves in these easy cookies. Then , 1/2 tsp of almond extract and 1/2 tsp of imitation butter flavor . Well, anyway, I love your recipes- keep up the good work. resistance for theirs, however, was toasted almond slivers around the outside of the dough. These cookies are my husband’s favorite and I just made them for his birthday. These are really pretty though. It’s nice to know that I am not the only kid on this blog. Directions In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. The results are very flower-like! I just wanted to thank you so much for developing this recipe and posting about it. Just last night I was making strawberry jam that boiled over. I moved from Pittsburgh 10 years ago and these were always my favorite from Giant Eagle. The thumbprint cookies at the Giant Eagle in Squirrel Hill are kosher/pareve and imo they’re so much better than the ones with dairy, I don’t know why! What did I do wrong? ~A big fan. Either way, I have a great time trying to get the recipe down. Drop from teaspoon onto ungreased cookie sheet. Love the sprinkles! I made mine with rainbow sprinkles and used a glazed frosting instead, since that’s what he wanted. They’ve been making them for decades and they are delicious! Like they would last that long. In a mixing bowl, cream butter. Hello and welcome! These are his absolute FAVORITE cookies! Delicious. Easily prepared and baked the brown eyed susans are beautiful cookies that can be served as light snacky desserts too. Can’t wait to try out the recipe :D, Glad you were able to work out something similar…, Michelle, I am in love with these little thumbprint cookies! I’m so excited to find this recipe and try these. Highly disappointed. Contrast is always good; even on a cookie tray. When I finally stopped fuming, I cleaned it up and went to bed :), I’ve been trying to create something similar myself. I’ve made tons of desserts following your recipes and they all come out amazing . looked for a recipe everywhere, but it ends up being too “chocolate buttercream” or chocolate syrupy. Place on greased cookie sheet. You were even the topic of our latest book club meeting here in Frisco, TX and me and one other girl PIN you all the time….now so will the others as we sang your praises!! Bake at 400ºF; 8-10 minutes on ungreased cookie sheet. here is a chocolate frosting recipe that is pretty good you might try for centers (don’t let the bad pics fool you) ), but today, I’m focusing on that last one – recreating a favorite treat. this is only website i come to for recipes. Wow, it looks like you worked really hard on this one!! :D, I’d take these over Giant Eagle’s cookies any day – they look positively scrumptious (and I’ve never been a big fan of GE’s cookies anyway)… I’m featuring this post in today’s Food Fetish Friday (with a link-back and attribution). As soon as I saw the first photo I thought about Giant Eagle’s thumbprints! I also added another 1/2 cup of powdered sugar, totaling 1 cup in the recipe. Love your blog as it always inspires! thanks for sharing! Love them! Delish! We don’t have Giant Eagle up here so I’ve never had these, but they look awesome! Place on lightly greased cookie sheet and flatten slightly. These are so cute! Black eyed susan cookies like the ones at safeway holiday black eyed susan cookies canning and cooking at home slurp chomp yumm brown eyed susan cookies chocolate brown eyed susan cookies recipe They are close, but I’m dying to get it as close to exact as possible. These delicious thumbprint butter cookies are topped with a chocolate candy, making them look similar to brown-eyed Susan flowers, hence the name. Waiting to try them. Once it is mostly incorporated, slowly increase the speed back to medium-high and beat for another minute or so until a dough forms. For years I have been trying to recreate the Giant Eagle thumbprint!! Growing up in the Pittsburgh area, these have always been a big hit in our house. (I’m a self-confessed cookbook junkie). :0P I worked so hard on finding the “Perfect” homemade chocolate frosting and once I made it & topped a cake and cupcakes for a party…. I can’t wait to try the chocolate frosting next time! I use a recipe my mom gave me and I don’t know how the cookie compares to GE’s. LOVE those from Giant Eagle as well!!! Cookbooks are great for Thank you! I am only 10 yrs. These look just like the little thumbprint cookies that I grew up eating! Hmmmmm. How do you get the sprinkles to stick?? Courtney. Learn more about the process to create a cookbook. My dad loves thumbprint cookies and I love chocolate. If you ever need taste testers, we are available. They look wonderful, and are probably better than the store ones, you’re just used to the others! your own personal family cookbook right now! I have tried several times since to make it again, with disastrous results, either overflowing the pan and making a huge bubbly mess in the oven, or having to cook it for three times as long to get it to hold together….if I could travel back in time, I would’ve written down my initial tipsy modifications. Roll into small balls. The only way to improve would be to make the cookie chocolate, too. Bake for 10 minutes, then make a deeper indentation in the middle, and bake for an additional 8 minutes. I remember these cookies long before Giant Eagle. Typically grows 2-4′ tall, but can reach towering heights with proper conditions and lots of TLC Thank you so much for sharing! In a medium bowl, cream together the white sugar , brown sugar and butter. *Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. Thanks for working so hared on this recipe. Although when I was making the icing, the butter, sugar and cocoa didn’t really become smooth it became more like rough sand. I’ve been dying to make them on my own…but I need more baking experience before I’d be ready to tackle that! These look pretty awesome, though :), Memorial day weekend, I had many baking issues. gonna make them soon! Yours look exactly like them. http://tinkerspiggies.blogspot.com/2011/06/i-know-this-is-repost-but-i-wanted-to.html. You are my favorite blogger!!! They look so lovely!! I was looking for a way to make the Brown-eyed Susan Cookies look more like actual flowers, and experimented with a little daisy cookie cutter. Reduce speed to low, add the powdered sugar and cocoa powder and mix until combined, then increase the speed to medium and beat until smooth. Unfortunately I think their secret includes lots of hydrogenated oils. Yesterday I was in Squirrel Hill and stopped at that Giant Eagle to pick up a few items and I seen these Thumbprint Chocolate Sprinkle cookies. http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/nigella-lawson/cranberry-orange-and-almond-pudding-recipe/index.html. I used Penzey’s Dutch Process cocoa and the icing a a great taste. I just added the milk then because it was making a huge mess, but the icing still turned out great! They also made the wafers for communion at m y church and I swear it was the same sweet-tasting dough as the cookie. Have a great weekend. For me, it’s my grandma’s chicken and vegetable soup. Start They’re amazing, the crumbly cookie is a great balance for the rich fudgy top. Have you tried the ones from the Macy’s bakery downtown? They turned out great! We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! Will definitely have to try this one! The chocolate ones are delicious, but I also love the regular icing ones. 54 were here. Target’s bakery has these amazing red velvet sandwich cookies that I’ve never been able to replicate. Shape in 1 inch balls. And my almost everytime stumped recipe is the perfect white cake/cupcake that is not too “egg-y” (if that makes sense). These are gorgeous! BROWN EYED SUSANS 4 dozen cookies. lol. These cookies did not taste like the store brand. Hi Kelley, I have not frozen these, but I do believe that they would freeze well. I had found the cookie recipe torn out of … Thought it would be like a ganache, but no. Just a thought. Kaufmann’s Department store had a bakery on the Mezzanine level where you could purchase these. I am on the hunt for a recipe for those Giant Eagle Chinese Rainbow cookies! Love them! Cookies and Cups I make icing for brownies that looks like the icing on the picture or your grocery store cookies. It’s a serious mystery to me! I’m sure someone already suggested it, but maybe you should get a “spy” job in the Giant Eagle Bakery to find out exactly how the sprinkle cookies are made! Glorious Treats Also the multi colored sugar cookies. Brown-Eyed Susan Cookies recipe by Linda Lehr, is from The Lehr Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. None were exactly due to the recipes (except maybe the first two pie crusts I made: one burned, one so soggy it never really set up). :) Thank you for another great recipe!~. Thanks so much! You’ve got a winner here….can’t thank you enough. I used your recipe but instead of using 2 tsp of vanilla extract , I used just 1 tsp . My fiance loves your photos as he is a photographer! THANK YOU. ;-). Stir additional confectioners' sugar into remaining glaze to thicken; spread a … What recipes have left you stumped? Long story short, he had his mom bring us some and WOW! They are a cake like cookie with a heap of chocolate frosting coated on the top. Will try these for sure! Don’t give up; keep looking for the taste and texture you’re looking for. These look like the “Chinese” cookies back home, which I am quite certain are not Chinese in origin. No one believed I made it :( (I am serious it is that close to canned) but it is pretty darn tasty! I adore your version. I am planning on making these for Christmas…using Christmas Sprinkles and green/red buttercream icing. Combine the flour, rolled oats, baking powder and baking soda, add to the sugar mixture and mix well with your hands to form a dough. And they look amazingly good! Question….Do they freeze well? Melt a couple ounces of unsweetened chocolate, half stick of butter. I’ll let you know the results. The first time I tried it was at Christmas, and I must admit I had a bit too much wine – however – the desert was absolutely amazing. I love Butter cream frosting, so I was wondering if I could sub butter cream. I remember how great it tasted when I was a child and I wonder if it was the recipe I miss or just my grandma. You’ll know when to stop when it’s smooth and glossy. Cream 3/4 cup soft butter, 1/2 cup sugar, 1 egg, 1 teaspoon vanilla, and 1/4 teaspoon salt. Did need to add a little milk to the icing for the desired consistency. I can’t wait to try them… I know EXACTLY the texture you are describing.. almost melt in your mouth, but soft, but a little crisp?!? Add sugar, almond extract, and salt. The cookies from Giant Eagle are not crispy, but they’re not soft or chewy either; rather, they’re very tender. I love the Safeway cookies! Brown-Eyed Susan Cake - Lost Betty Crocker Recipe Found - I wish to link to my blog entry from December 15, 2015 . Yippee! Kim, Here's to good eating! going back to my Russian teacake recipe I’ve had since the 70’s basically the same but less 1/2 c. flour. The way the recipes are written I ALWAYS end up leaving out a step or messing them up some other way. Ha ha ha — Store cookies for up to 5 days. February 2020. :0) Laurie Any ideas? From my father wanting a lady Baltimore the way my great grandmother made it, didn’t match what I found online. Now how about figuring out the Whipped Cream Icing recipe that either Giant Eagle or Shop n Save use. Any thoughts?? Then, we promptly polish them off in less time than I care to admit. I actually think these are better! I do make an effort to present the positive and negative image of a cookie, or a tart side by side. Sometimes it’s trying to recreate a favorite treat from a restaurant or bakery and you just.can’t.get.it.right. One of the first things I do when I get home to visit is go to Giant Eagle and get these cookies! Approximately one out of every two times we wander into the grocery store, we wander out with a dozen of those cookies. Definitely going to have to try them soon!! Oh I can’t wait to try these…..these are my favorites!! I used rainbow sprinkles instead and didn’t ice mine but that’s just my preference!! Beat eggs in thoroughly. Store leftovers in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 5 days. I was looking for a recipe that would emulate the cookies I buy from my local Safeway. Calorie breakdown: 54% fat, 43% carbs, 3% protein. I love the vanilla and chocolate ones equally. All the recipes I have tried are always way to light in color! Place on ungreased cooky sheet. :( BTW – I just love your site and your daily emails. Click here to start your own cookbook! Like canned frosting, without the ickiness of canned frosting. I’ll have to try these this weekend! It was so crumbly that I could roll the cookies into balls. I'm not sure I know any other Susan's. These cookies look so beautiful! They are even better (for obvious reasons) than Giant Eagle’s cookies =). BROWN - EYED SUSAN COOKIES : 1 1/2 c. Bisquick 2 (3 oz.) I’m definitely going to set some time aside to try this recipe out. Here in Pittsburgh, Giant Eagle is our large supermarket chain, and their bakery sells the most addicting cookies ever – Chocolate Thumbprints with Sprinkles. If you ever come across an icing that is similar, post it :) So disappointing!! Oh man these look way better than any jam thumbprint cookie I have ever had. 1 T corn syrup Let me know if you are interested. Sometimes it’s cupcake batter that runneth over and spills all over the inside of the oven. Unfortunately, due to all of the variables that can go into baking a single recipe, a lot of times it’s virtually impossible for me to pinpoint what might have caused a problem since I wasn’t there with you. Cookie was good but icing was really thin – definitely too thin to be piped. Nutritional values are based on one large cookie. Stir in the eggs, one at a time, and vanilla. Hoping for an honest reply. Your cookies look wonderful. The recipe I use is 1c butter, 1/2 c sugar, 1/2 c light corn syrup, 2 egg yolks and 2 1/2 c flour. MY. I tried this recipe before and it was great but not quite what I was looking for, so I’ve been meaning to try it again with crisco instead of butter. Sift together: flour, baking powder, and salt. Your frosting swirls are so pretty! In this entry I discussed my mother's Aunt Marie, who worked in the test kitchen at the Sperry Flour Mill and their Martha Meade Recipe Book, my cousin has a copy. I used low water butter and so had to add a few tablespoons of it to get this to come together as a dough. Raise your hand if ever in your life you have struggled with a recipe. I had to laugh at the last line of your post. I have a thumbprint cookie that I love from a Texas-based supermarket chain (United). I also could not get the sprinkles to stick. It is my new favorite recipe. My favorite bakery makes the most amazing chocolate chip cookies. I’m a transplant in Boston having grown up in Pittsbugh. These look so good and I am going to try and get all the stuff I need to make these ASAP! The only thing I changed was that I used a different icing recipe. Love your blog–cheers! I think that’s probably a good thing, but doesn’t make it any easier! Place on cookie sheet. I’m twelve, and started when i was 10 too! Being in Florida, I can’t get my Giant Eagle and these are now the next best thing. Some of my guests thought I bought the cookies at the Giant Eagle the taste was so spot on. Cheers!! Schau dir unsere Auswahl an brown eyed susans an, um die tollsten einzigartigen oder spezialgefertigten, handgemachten Stücke aus unseren Shops zu finden. To be quite honest, it tastes pretty much like chocolate frosting from a can, which normally I’m all “bleh” about, but oh my, on these cookies… I want to swim in it. From looking at my kitchen, you’d think I threw the pie in the air first. I recently tried to recreate Berger cookies (fround here in Baltimore, MD) – they are ultra rich and super soft vanilla butter cookies with fudge icing – the icing is gooey but doesnt melt.. haha must be some weird chemicals in there but I hope to one day master them on my own. I just had to add to this. Has anyone added an egg or just a yolk to the recipe and if so….what was the result? I always loved how they turned to crumbs when you bit into them. Looks absolutely delicious! Cookie tasted exactly as I had hoped they would, but like the previous post, I also had trouble getting the sprinkles to stick. The stores out here do not compare and he looked at me like I was crazy when trying to explain what a chinese cookie was :). Good appetite! Hi Michelle, longtime reader but first-time commenter! Thanks for sharing~ I’m getting the ingredients to make these. And they look delicious which makes it all the better. Alternately add powdered sugar (about 1/2 cup at a time) with milk (tsp at a time), beating well with a spoon. LOVE the giant Eagle thumbprints! Almost too good to eat infact. Your email address will not be published. Learn how to cook great Brown eyed susan cookies . the icing came out perfect but something was missing in the cookie. In a small bowl, combine the confectioners' sugar, milk, extract and, if desired, food coloring; mix until smooth. And delicious I might add! If you want some easy recipes and cool blogs, besides this one, here’s some that have some really cute stuff: Bakerella Great job! It seems this year that mid-April on the westcoast was too early to plant veggies! I’m a sucker for anything with sprinkles :). Hi I MADE THE THUMB PRINT COOKIES BUT THE MIXTURE WAS DRY WHEN IT CAN TO MAKING THEM INTO THE BALLS. What icing did you use? So frustrating! Hi, Bake at 350 degrees for 12-14 minutes. I also just made your sausage cheese stuffed peppers, my family still are talking about them and their deliciousiness!! These are, without question, my Chief Culinary Consultant’s favorite store-bought cookie and he has done a fabulous job of getting me completely addicted to them. 1 cup margarine, or half butter and margarine 3 tablespoons sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 cups flour 1/2 teaspoon salt. Well, recently I found a knock-off recipe for Paradise Bakery sugar cookies and they call for cake flour in lieu of all purpose. Followed your directions to a “T” resulting in a delicious cookie. Brown Eyed Susan Cookies. but it was worth the try. Those look insanely delicious. Bookmark this recipe to cookbook online. I think these cookies taste delightful. Bake @ 350. Oh boy, these look amazing!! I always wondered if it was their creative way of using up leftover icing because it was usually just dabbed in there instead of piped. candy). For now I will try your recipe and hope for the best!! Thank you for sharing! One thing, though, is that the frosting on those is kind of chewy, which makes me think that corn syrup in the icing might be helpful. I knew that’s what they were before I even saw the title! No-Bake Chocolate, Peanut Butter & Oatmeal Cookies, Garlic-Herb & Parmesan Roasted Red Potatoes. These just look completely dangerous…and absolutely frickin *FANTASTIC*!!!! Now these are some thumb prints!!! Do they taste like United’s? Thanks for sharing this recipe, definitely something to try! Thanks for all of the great recipes! Blend in almond extract. Putting this recipe on my holiday cookie list for this year. old and I just got my interest in baking and cooking, and the moment I saw your website I immediately subscribed! These have all happened to me (some, many times over! :). It employs 5 employees and is generating approximately $220,000.00 in annual revenue. I love recreating storebought cookies. I will have to try this one, it looks a lot more like what I am looking for. . I hope you have no objections and always excited to see what you’ll create next…. I bake literally every day. For years I have tried to duplicate chocolate canned frosting with no luck. I love thumbrprints and can’t wait to try these Thanks for the recipe, I’m going to give it a try. (Much prettier than the store bought ones!) I had to laugh about your description of these cookies. © 2004-2020 Family Cookbook Project, LLC. The cookies should not brown much at all around the edges. I buy these all the time here at our Giant Eagle in Cleveland. @Jenn : I have been searching for weeks for something.that is home made but tastes just like a canned frosting. My craving for these is now unwavering and will most definitely be getting some on my next visit to da burgh. Hi. Hi Kim, Thanks so much for the tips, I’m going to give that a try! Plus, Frigidaire will help cover the costs for one lucky visitor to win the ultimate do-over.[/donotprint]. I love these little guys–the first cookie I go for on a wedding cookie table! I have looked all over for a recipe, and while theirs don’t have sprinkles, the cookie itself looks very similar to yours. Ever. Chill 1 hour. I made these on the weekend as part of our Christmas baking cookies. Bake at 400 degrees for 10 to 12 minutes. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line two baking sheets with parchment paper. Whoa…I have to come to Pittsburgh to get me some of these (the real ones or yours…whichever)! Thanks for the recipe. Hi Jen, I’m sorry you had some trouble with the recipe. Those are good.” Seriously, how had everyone heard of this cookie except for me? Any chance you would be able to post? It was a chocolate frosting and when I tasted it I swore it tasted like the frosting you buy. They raise so beautifully in the oven and just before they are done baking they flop on me. Saved by A Canadian Foodie. Their thumbprint cookie base is very tender and reminds me more of a shortbread than the usual thumbrpint cookie. Girl!! I miss the frosting swirls that would always get smashed in the box ( I guess that is why they switched…) I thought the cookie part was better a than giant eagle’s. :), I relate to your post so much. I LOVE the Giant Eagle thumbprints so I tried this recipe as soon as I found it. I live in Pittsburgh too and love thumbprints!! I’m on day 2 of polishing off the entire container of cookies. My favorite version of these cookies dates way back to Fifth Avenue Bakery in NuKen in the sixties. I’ve been looking for an Irish Soda Bread recipe that results in similar product to the one I remember from a co-worker’s mom. lol It is from one of my favourite TV personalities, Nigella Lawson. It’s been a while since I’ve had one of theirs, even though I pass one everyday! I for one think these cookies look absolutely amazing. I can’t figure out what the issue is. A dab of apricot preserves gives these buttery brown sugar thumbprint cookies an extra special look, and they are surprisingly easy to prepare and bake. Let’s face it…it’s really all about the frosting on top! I can’t tell you the number of batches of both cookie and icing that have been inedible! Brown-eyed Susans. In the meantime, can’t wait to try this one, and it’s good to know I’m not alone! These look amazing!! Word. Thanks for working so diligently to recreate them. Disclaimer: This post was sponsored by Frigidaire. ANYSUGGESTIONS ALSO HOW DO YOU GET THE SPRINKLES TO STICK IF THE MIXTURE IS DRY. Something to think about. I’ve been on the hunt for a recipe like theirs!! Anything chocolate with jimmies is something that’s definitely going into my cart! As you can see from the photo, they pretty much retain their same size/texture. Black Eyed Susan Cookie Recipe. pkg. YUMMY! I’m not sure if it’s actually a frosting or a ganache as it sets up pretty solid after a bit. I have been trying to nail that frosting FOREVER! Search for more great recipes here from I also wanted to add that one year I made a cake for my friends daughter who is allergic to dairy, soy and nuts. All rights are retained by the contributor. Look yummy! Home > Recipes by Category > Cookies > Chocolate Sprinkle Thumbprint Cookies. Happy baking! Thanks Mackenzie! I had the exact same problem. Add the milk and the vanilla extract and beat until light and fluffy. Can you fix the photos on this page, please? Thanks for the post! I have fixed them, so you should see them now :). I was so excited when the pictures of your cookies popped up. :). Cookies spread very thin and so crumbly my kids can’t pick them up. Love this! Turns out, it’s pretty darn difficult to try to make frosting from scratch that tastes like frosting from a can. :/ A local bakery makes something similar to these and I never did “get it” because I always thought thumbprint cookies were filled with jam. THis was just added to my “to bake” list, once my apartment is cool enough! Cream shortening, and then mix in the rest of ingredients. 2 oz chocolate chips I have a recipe that I have attempted several times. google_ad_width = 160; His birthday is coming up in two weeks and I am going to try this frosting this weekend. I too was raised on giant iggle thumb prints. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). If you can get European Dark Chocolate Sprinkles (I use DeRuijter) all the better. I am from Pittsburgh and I know about these cookies. These look Amazing and mouth watering!!! Sometimes it’s an experiment gone terribly (and inedible-y) awry. I swear I taste a hint of cherry or almond in the cookie which is why I love them so much. I even made the vanilla kind too :) (http://bit.ly/KV1XbF) Thank you again for inspiring me and making me homesick (in a good way!). Pour the chocolate sprinkles into a small bowl; set aside. I am praying for luck, just once I would like him to think it came out of a can. Top each with a chocolate star; press to flatten. The thumbprint cookie tastes like a shortbread cookie and the icing is delicious. Thanks for the recipe to try! Cream butter or margarine and 1/4 cup white sugar until light and fluffy. I usually throw the towel in after the first time so I respect your determination! :), Hi Lisa, So sorry about that, no idea why they disappeared! When you share your own do-over moment at Facebook.com/Frigidaire, Frigidaire will donate $1 to Save the Children’s U.S. programs. Family Reunions! In Directions: Directions. Your explanation of the cookie dough is spot on. Xo. I grew up in Lower Burrell, PA and we bought these at Princess Pastries. I found a cookie glaze that might work, it looks just like the store bought picture. Learn how to make Black-Eyed Susans. As I type, my husband is replanting our garden. Immediately spread over cooled cookies. I love baking so I immediately went online looking for this recipe. Oh my gosh, those are so pretty! Cool. Melt in microwave 30 secs. So, I work to repopulate the endangered Brown Eyed Susan Cookie every Christmas. Feb 23, 2018 - I am back to blogging after almost a month! Then seeing you re-created awesome cookies for your CCC, I dunno gave me warm fuzzies! It seems it was a success because they look amazing :) I’ve been stumped on so many recipes that they wouldn’t even all fit in one comment ha ha. I am not much of a cookie person (I know, I know…) but these look amazing. I’ll report back :). Repeat with the remaining dough, spacing your cookies about 1½ inches apart on the baking sheet. Ingredients. The Brown-eyed Susans I grew up with were either bright yellow flowers or sugar cookies with a Kiss pressed into the center. Flatten with bottom of a glass that has been dipped in flour. They were lovely simple cookies, and I believe that this 1962 BH&G recipe will provide just that, with a slight twist. Meanwhile, make the chocolate icing for the filling. Beat the butter with an electric mixer on medium-high speed for 2 to 3 minutes, or until light and creamy. Oct 22, 2012 - Grandma Maude used to make large round Brown Eyed Susan Cookies as did most on the prairies "back then": here is a smaller version of this endangered cookie That’s so cool that your 10 and you are baking! Brown eyed susan cookies recipe. (used it before for cakes but not cookies) I also love the colorful “Chinese cookies” from Giant Eagle, but couldn’t find a recipe for them either. It’s definitely not just heavy cream and powdered sugar or with vanilla. Cream shortening, butter and sugar until fluffy. I should make these tomorrow for fathers day! I made these yesterday and they turned out really, really good. I made both chocolate and colored sprinkles. Should it just be 2 cups of flour? I’m thinking the same. Shocking, right? Black-Eyed Susan Cookies . Thanks for helping a beginner baker/cooker! Probably need to sample the cookies more too, couldn’t hurt :). Flatten with bottom of a glass or cup dipped in flour. The dough never formed. I just baked up a batch and oh, they’re absolutely perfect! Sometimes it’s a cake that ends up looking like the Leaning Tower of Pisa. I can’t wait to try them. Blend in flour. I wonder if some of the consistency is due to them using more shelf stable and cheaper oils in place of butter – I like your ingredients better ;). The ones that they used to sell at Kaufman’s downtown were also delicious. Add these cookies to your holiday baking list or make them for a tea time treat. I grew up in Pittsburgh but have lived in Atlanta for 20 years. Then I stumbled onto this recipe. Bridal Shower ideas and Heat over to 400°F Grease cookies sheets. I made a chocolate buttercream instead. I’ve seen it used in recipes before when the crumb was tender. These look like they could be seriously addicting! Hi Browneyedbaker! Pioneer Woman My daughter and I LOVE this cookie. The chocolate icing from Baked’s black and white cookie recipe might work well with these:), This recipe was perfect!! Okay. Somehow, I even managed to get jam in the oven door between the panes of glass … not sure how I’d even go about getting that cleaned. I froze them and will bring some to work and some to a party next weekend. These easy chocolate cookies are ready to eat in 30 minutes! Family cookbooks are an important way to preserve our mealtime traditions for future generations with individual printed recipes or your own professionally printed cookbook. I thought I followed the recipe exactly . . Grease and flour 2 9 inch layer pans. It gives the cookie a crumbly, almost “flour-y” texture, yet soft, which those have. //-->. So happy to have access to this recipe (and website)! My one concern is about the chocolate sprinkles, won’t they melt when u bake them together with the cookies? Just made a batch for trial & error for a friends wedding late Sept. Not really impressed. I will have to try this and see if I like them better with sprinkles! Thank you for the Thunbprint recipe! Mix in the coconut last. Great job on these! If I make any changes to the recipe below in the future, I’ll add a date and an edit note so you know what’s been changed. Schau dir unsere Auswahl an brown eyed susan an, um die tollsten einzigartigen oder spezialgefertigten, handgemachten Stücke aus unseren Shops zu finden. The recipe, of course, is a “Giant Eagle bakery secret” so I’m on my own! I baked for the suggested times in a brand new electric oven they are too crunchy not what I expected! I’m not the hugest cookie fan, except when it comes to a chewy chocolate chip. The recipe I so wish to recreate are Stella D’oro Swiss Fudge Cookies!! Remove to rack. I’m a PA girl living out of state trying to explain to my British husband the intricate nature of my baking roots. Love the sprinkles! They may be a little more time-consuming than some cookies,... Visit original page with recipe. Kudos to you for taking the time to keep trying…I think they look better than the store bought ones. over 1,500,000 in our family cookbooks! Fabulous cookie! I ended up rolling them in a beaten egg white so they would stick. Have you tried adding whipping cream and melted chocolate to make the frosting?

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