Canadian Maple Cookies

Celebrate Canada 150 with this simple yet yummy maple-rich cookie recipe. Your house will smell wonderful while baking these cookies.

  • 1cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1egg
  • 1cup real maple syrup
  • 1teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon salt
  • 1⁄3 cup granulated sugar
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Grease several cookie sheets.
  3. In a large bowl, cream butter and brown sugar; add egg, maple syrup and vanilla, mixing until well blended.
  4. Sift or whisk together flour, baking soda and salt; add this mixture to creamed mixture and stir until well blended.
  5. Shape into 1 inch balls and roll in sugar.
  6. Place balls on cookie sheets about 2 inches apart and flatten slightly.
  7. Bake 8 to 10 minutes; remove and let cool on a wire rack.