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Stained Glass Cookie Stars

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80Calories
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Stained Glass Cookie Stars

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Description

Kids love making these gorgeous cookies, and the recipe is based on store-bought sugar cookie dough, so it’s easy. Depending on their age, kids can help roll and cut out dough, sort candies into piles by color, smash the candies into smithereens, and fill the cookie cutouts with color. To make the cookies as shown you’ll need two star-shaped cookie cutters, one 4 ½ to 5 inches and one 2 ½ inches wide. And it’s essential to have nonstick baking mats (such as Silpat) or parchment paper to keep the melted candy “stained glass” from sticking. The recipe is a Yummly original created by Ashley Strickland Freeman.

Ingredients

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24 SERVINGS
  • 16 oz. sugar cookie dough (1 log refrigerated cookie dough is 16-16.5 ounces)
  • 1/2 cup flour (plus a little more for rolling)
  • 2 Tbsp. cornstarch
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 6.25 oz. LifeSavers Hard Candy (fruit-flavored; or use a similar hard candy)
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    Directions

    1. Line 3 sheet pans with nonstick baking mats or parchment paper.
    2. Place cookie dough in the bowl of a stand mixer and beat with the paddle attachment until smooth. Add ½ cup flour, the cornstarch, and vanilla and beat until combined.
    3. Lightly dust a work surface with flour. Roll out dough to ¼-inch thickness and cut into star shapes using a 4 ½-5-inch cookie cutter. Place cookies on the prepared pans 1 inch apart. Use a 2½-inch star cutter to remove the centers and also place them on the sheet pans.
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    80Calories
    Sodium
    Fat
    Protein
    Carbs
    Fiber
    Calories80Calories from Fat9
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat1g2%
    Saturated Fat0g0%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol
    Sodium0mg0%
    Potassium60mg2%
    Protein2g4%
    Calories from Fat9
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate17g6%
    Dietary Fiber2g8%
    Sugars0g0%
    Vitamin A
    Vitamin C
    Calcium4%
    Iron8%

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

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    Reviews(2)

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    Kennedi Hunter 6 months ago
    horrible , stained glass didnt even stay in thr cookie🫤
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    Mae B. a year ago
    the stained glass part stuck completely and the fruity flavors with the cookies were not as good as i thought they would be

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