Drop cookies loaded with Cranberry soaked in brandy
Preheat oven to 375F. Line 2 cookie sheets with parchment paper.
In a small bowl combine the cranberries and brandy together, mix to distribute the brandy let stand.
In a bowl of a standing mixer fitted with the paddle attachment and on medium speed, beat the butter shortening and sugar for about 30 seconds.
Add baking powder and salt mix to combine and scrap the sides of the bowl.
Add the egg and vanilla mix to combine and add the flour.
Stir in the cranberries and ginger.
Using a medium cookie scoop, drop the dough on the prepared cookie sheet 2" apart.
Bake for 8-12 minutes or until top and sides are golden. Remove from the oven and wait 10 minutes before placing cookies on a cookie rack
One the cookies have completely cooled, mix all the icing ingredients in a medium bowl and stir until smooth.
Using a spoon, drizzle the cookie with the icing.