Pumpkin Cookie Recipe – Easy And Quick!

This pumpkin cookies recipe is an easy spice cookie that everyone will love! It's a great fall treat that you can use as an after school snack for the kids!

This easy pumpkin cookie recipe makes fluffy pumpkin spice cookies perfect for snacks, parties or family get-togethers. Kids also love them for school lunches!



1/2 cup shortening
1 cup sugar
1 cup pumpkin
1 cup raisins
1/2 cup nuts
1 tsp. vanilla
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. brown sugar
1 tsp. cinnamon
2 cups all-purpose flour


  1. Preheat oven to 375°.
  2. Cream shortening, sugar and pumpkin in a bowl.
  3. Add the rest of the ingredients.
  4. Mix well.
  5. Drop by small spoonfuls onto an ungreased cookie sheet.
  6. Brush the tops with milk.
  7. Bake for 8 minutes.
  8. Top with frosting.

Pumpkin Cookies Frosting Recipe

2 Tbsp. butter
1 1/4 cups powdered sugar
1/2 tsp. vanilla
4-5 tsp. milk
  1. Melt butter.
  2. Blend in powdered sugar.
  3. Add vanilla and 4 tsp. milk.
  4. Stir until well blended.
  5. Add one more teaspoon of milk if needed to make it smooth.