7.19.2008

Burnt Butter Frosted Banana Cookies by Kris

Oh my....I loved these. Can't have just one. Tip: Frost quickly, they frosting thickens quickly.

CREAM TOGETHER:

1 square soft butter

1/2 C shortening (butter flavor)

1 Cup sugar

2 eggs

3 ripe bananas

1/2 cup buttermilk

1 tsp vanilla

ADD:

3 cups of flour

1/2 tsp salt

1 1/2 tsp sodaCHILL FOR ONE HOUR, use ball scooper to place on cookie sheet.

BAKE 350 FOR 10 MINUTES. Cool.

BURNT BUTTER FROSTING

1 cube butter (melt) on stove until golden brown-watch and stirtake of stove and add:

2 cups powdered sugar

1/2 tsp vanilla

2-4 Tbsp hot water ( 1 Tbsp at a time until desired consistency)add powdered sugar if necessary. REFRIGERATE OR FREEZE

2 comments:

Jj said...

Sounds wonderful! I never tried Burnt butter frosting - sounds intriguing!

Matt & Heidi said...

it's amazing, trust me.

oh, and one other thing, the dough is a little runny, sort of like muffin dough, but should stay in a ball.