are easy to make and are
a popular Christmas cookie.
I decorated them with icing
and sugar sprinkles to
gives them an Icy look.
2 cups flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp salt
1/2 cup butter, at room temp.
1 cup sugar
1 tsp vanilla or almond extract.
In a bowl, whisk together the flour,
baking powder and salt. Set aside.
In another bowl, with an electric beater,
beat the butter and sugar together until
Add in the egg and vanilla.
Form the dough into 2 disks and
place in the fridge for about 1 hr.
Remove from fridge, set sit until it can be rolled.
About 5-10 minutes.
Dough may be frozen also and used at a
Roll out approx. 1/8 to 1/4 inch thick.
Cut out cookies and place on parchment lined
Cool completely on a cooling rack,
before removing from the cookie sheet.
icing sugar/powdered sugar,
(sifted to eliminate any lumps)
mix with 2 tbsp. milk
and 1 tsp vanilla.
I used a little cherry juice mixed
with frosting, for the pink colour.
Frost the cookie and add some
white sugar sprinkles to give it an
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