What you need:
1/2 cup Sugar
1/4 cup Butter
1/4 cup Shortening
3/4 tsp Vanilla
1 1/2 cup Flour
1/4 tsp Baking Soda
1 pkg (.14oz) Apple flavored unsweetened soft drink mix
about 12 craft sticks
What you need to do:
Preheat oven to 400.
In bowl, mix together sugar, butter and shortening with electric mixer. Stir in vanilla and egg.
Stir in flour, baking soda, salt and soft drink mix.
On a floured counter top, roll dough 1/4 in think and cut with 3 in round or apple shaped cookie cutter.
On a cookie sheet place cut outs 2 inches apart and insert the craft sticks.
Bake 6-8 minutes until golden brown.
Melt your caramel in a saucepan with 2 tbsp of water, stirring constantly.
DO NOT DIP COOKIE! Spread on your caramel with a spoon on about 2/3 of the cookie.
Allow glaze to drizzle.
Let it firm.