Creamy Glazed Banana Cookies 2die4!

Total Time
38mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 8 mins

I believe that could quite possibly be, one of the yummiest cookies I have seen! If you are bored with baking banana bread, give this recipe a shot!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350°.
  2. In large mixing bowl, mix 3/4 cup brown sugar & 3/4 cup butter.
  3. Beat at medium speed, scraping your bowl often until mixture is creamy 1-2 minutes.
  4. Add in the bananas, egg, orange zest & 1/2 tsp vanilla extract.
  5. Continue beating batter until well mixed 1-2 minutes.
  6. Reduce speed to low & add the flour, baking powder, baking soda & salt.
  7. Beat until well mixed again, 1-2 minutes.
  8. By round teaspoons, drop the dough 2-inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  9. Bake 8-10 minutes or until edges have slightly browned.
  10. On medium heat, melt 2 Tbsp butter in 1-quart saucepan, adding 3 Tbsp brown sugar & cream.
  11. Continue to cook, while stirring occasionally until mix comes to a boil 1-2 minutes.
  12. Remove from heat & add powdered sugar & remaining vanilla, beat until well mixed.
  13. When cookies have cooled, frost them with icing.

Reviews

Most Helpful

this recipe only made 2 1/2 dozen for me and they were pretty small. not sure I could ever get 4 dozen out of it

DbKnadler August 25, 2013

These were a hit! Used my neighbors as taste testers and they LOVED them! Had to give them the recipe. : ) Easy to make and better than banana bread for sharing! I didn't have orange zest so I used orange extract in the cookies and then decided to use orange extract instead of vanilla in the frosting too. Great choice! I used a cookie scoop and they were all so uniform. I had to refrigerate the dough in between batches, but they still baked great. Thanks so much for a recipe that uses over ripe bananas. I needed something more than just banana bread! Keeping this recipe for the Family Recipe book!

mcme1999 August 15, 2013

This was better than what everyone else said they were! They are amazing! I made mine with the addition of semi-sweet chocolate chips and that just kicked it up a notch. I made a few of the cookies without the semi-sweet choco chips and they were still worth all 5 stars. I will be making this again and again!

Robiyah February 28, 2013

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