Christmas Sugar Cookies Recipe | Yummly

Christmas Sugar Cookies

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16Ingredients
2Hours
120Calories
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Description

Unleash your inner cookie artist with this foolproof sugar cookie recipe. We've included detailed tips for decorating using a classic royal icing recipe for outlining and filling in with color. You can take your cookie creations in a more traditional decorating palette, or go wild. Before you get started, gather decorating tips and bags, gel food coloring, and, of course, some sprinkles. You can find them all at a craft store, cooking store, or online. The recipe is a Yummly original created by Saura Madani.

Ingredients

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  • 3 cups all purpose flour (for dough)
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup unsalted butter (softened)
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 tablespoon milk
  • all purpose flour (for first roll)
  • all purpose flour (for second roll)
  • 4 cups powdered sugar (plus a little more if needed)
  • 3 tablespoons meringue powder (buy in grocery stores' baking aisle)
  • 7 tablespoons water (room temperature, plus more if needed, for icing)
  • food coloring gel (red, blue, green, or other favorite, for icing)
  • 1 teaspoon water (room temperature, plus more if needed, for filling icing)
  • food coloring gel (red, blue, green, or other favorite, for filling icing)
  • candy decorations (candy sprinkles, sparkling or sanding sugar, cake sparkles, and/or sugar pearls, optional)
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    NutritionView More

    120Calories
    Sodium1% DV20mg
    Fat6% DV4g
    Protein2% DV1g
    Carbs7% DV20g
    Fiber0% DV0g
    Calories120Calories from Fat35
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat4g6%
    Saturated Fat2.5g13%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol15mg5%
    Sodium20mg1%
    Potassium15mg0%
    Protein1g2%
    Calories from Fat35
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate20g7%
    Dietary Fiber0g0%
    Sugars13g26%
    Vitamin A2%
    Vitamin C0%
    Calcium2%
    Iron4%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(2)

    REBECCA MUWANIKA 3 months ago
    It was Great! My favorite part was baking the cookies. This was an easy way of Baking great cookies!
    Richards 10 months ago
    Easy recipe and delicious. I let my dough chill in refrigerator for two hours.

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