Dulce de Leche Cookies

Here’s the full recipe from Homemade Delish:

Ingredients
3 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) butter room temp
1 1/4 cups granulated sugar
2 large eggs, room temp
3/4 cup milk
1/4 cup orange juice (fresh is best)
1/2 to 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Store bought dulce de leche
Confectioners sugar (optional)

Directions

1.Preheat oven to 350 degrees

2.In a medium bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder,salt and set aside.

3.In the bowl use the electric mixer and mix together butter and sugar on medium speed until creamy and fluffy, 1 to 2 minutes. Add eggs, one at a time, and continue mixing until mixed well, about 1 minute. Add flour mixture slowly to mix; Add milk, orange juice, and vanilla; continue mixing until a dough forms, 1 to 2 minutes.

4.Using a tablespoon, drop dough onto prepared baking sheets with parchment paper, about 2 inches apart. Transfer to oven and bake. Until golden, 10 to 14 minutes. Transfer cookies to a rack until completely cool.

5.When cookies have cooled completely, spread the bottoms of half of the cookies with dulche de leche sandwich together with remaining cookies. Lightly dust with Confectioners sugar.

Enjoy and let us know how it goes as a comment below or over on Twitter @TAKEYATHERE

Homemade Delish

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These little tasty treats reminded me of my Dad for some reason. I guess because he loves Dulce de Leche so much.  The cookies were moist, made orange juice and orange zest.  I could keep eating them but I limited myself, which was hard to do.  They were great with a glass of milk or to enjoy with a cup of coffee, for dessert or maybe as a little treat in the morning.  The dough kind of reminded me of a sugar cookie but with added juice and zest. 

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