Total Time
24hrs 15mins
Prep 24 hrs
Cook 15 mins

One of my all-time favourite breakfast pastries, turned into a cookie! Somewhat bastardized from the LCBO magazine, using cream cheese in the dough (instead of in a frosting) and a tangy buttermilk drizzle for appearances.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Dough:.
  2. Whisk together flours, stevia, salt and nutmeg. Set aside.
  3. Cream cream cheese, shortening, sugar, buttermilk and vanilla until fluffy.
  4. Beat in dry ingredients.
  5. Divide in half, wrap in plastic and chill 1 hour before rolling out.
  6. Filling:.
  7. Mix all ingredients until thoroughly combined.
  8. Assembly:.
  9. On a lightly floured surface, roll out one piece of dough into a large rectangle (about 1/8 - 1/4" thick). Spread half of the filling evenly over rectangle.
  10. Roll up from the long side. Repeat with second piece of dough.
  11. Wrap each and freeze for at least 4 hours.
  12. Preheat oven to 350°F Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  13. Rolls into 1/4" thick slices and place 1" apart on sheets.
  14. Bake, one sheet at a time, for 15 minutes. Cookies will be just starting to turn golden.
  15. Cool completely on the sheet before removing.
  16. Glaze:.
  17. Whisk together all ingredients until smooth and creamy.
  18. Drizzle over baked cookies and allow to set.