Pecan Pie Cookies

Pecan Pie Cookies are unique cookies that are full of great pecan flavour, have a great texture, and are so pretty to look at. What more could you want in a Thanksgiving cookie?

YOU WILL NEED: All-Purpose Flour Chopped Pecans Unsalted Butter Light Brown Sugar Heavy Whipping Cream 1 Large Egg Vanilla Extract Baking Powder Salt Spices, optional

Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy.  Add egg and vanilla, continue beating mixture is once again smooth and fluffy.

Add dry ingredients, beat until mixture is well mixed and uniform.  Set dough aside.

In a small bowl, mix the pecan pie filling ingredients together.

Roll the cookie dough into balls, then gently form into "pie crusts" with your thumb.

Fill each indentation with a small amount of pecan filling, then bake.