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Caramel Stuffed Sugar Cookies

Caramel stuffed sugar cookies

Thick, buttery cookies stuffed with ooey, gooey caramel makes these cookies a delicious snack! These make a sturdy cookie that's perfect for cookie swap parties and homemade gifts. 

Please read my tips for these cookies in the post. 

Course Dessert
Cuisine American/Southern
Keyword cookies, dessert
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
refrigerate 30 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 20 cookies

Ingredients

  • 1 and 1/4 cup brown sugar packed
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 cup salted butter at room temperature
  • 3/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 2 eggs at room temperature
  • 6 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar
  • 36 Kraft caramels

Instructions

  1. Combine sugars, butter, oil, vanilla, and water in a mixer. Mix until smooth.
  2. Add eggs and mix until just combined.
  3. In a separate bowl, combine flour, salt, baking soda, and cream of tartar.
  4. Gradually blend dry ingredients into wet ingredients.
  5. Refrigerate the dough at least 30 minutes 
  6. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  7. On a parchment or silicone lined cookie sheet, drop golf ball size balls of dough. Press to 1/8 inch with a flat-bottom glass. 
  8. Unwrap caramels and microwave 15 to 20 seconds to soften.
  9. Flatten caramels slightly and place on top of half of the cookies.
  10. Top the caramels with the other half of the cookies you have pressed flat. 
  11. Slightly press edges to seal.
  12. Bake at 350 degrees F 15 to 16 minutes or until edges are lightly browned and cookies are set.
  13. Allow cookies to cool on the cookie sheet for 2 minutes before moving to a wire rack to cool completely. **Note - caramel center gets extremely hot and stays hot longer than the actual cookie. Be careful feeding warm cookies to kids

Recipe Notes

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