Golden Sun Cookie Recipe

The golden sun cookie recipe has some unique ingredients for sure, but these slightly sweet morsels are a tantalizing treat for the taste buds!


2/3 cup salted butter, softened
1/3 cup packed brown sugar
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
3/4 cup all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/8 teaspoon ground cloves
1 1/2 cups quick cooking oats
1 cup shredded carrots
1 cup (4 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese
1 cup chopped pecans
1/2 cup raisins

Large bowl
Medium bowl
Cookie sheets

Step 1: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
Step 2: In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, salt, cinnamon, and cloves; set aside.
Step 3: In a large bowl, with an electric mixer set on medium-high cream together the butter and brown sugar for 30 seconds.
Step 4: Beat in the egg and vanilla extract.
Step 5: Add the flour mixture to the butter mixture; combine well.
Step 6: Stir in the oats, carrots, cheese, chopped pecans, and raisins.
Step 7: Drop by tablespoons 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets.
Step 8: Bake for 12-14 minutes or until golden brown. Immediately transfer cookies to a cooling surface.

Makes 36 cookies.