Christmas Sugar Cookies|| Quick and easy||kids special

Our festive season is coming and it’s time to put on your apron. It is the perfect time for baking and making space in the freezer.

I’m a baking person and I never ever miss a chance to bake, even I find reasons to bake,for my happiness 😊

My kids loves cookies and I make a heck lot of cookies like chocolate chip,fudgy Brownie cookies,double chocolate and sugar cookies.

I like to bake sugar cookies ,particularly for making Christmas cookies. Me and my kids just love making them together and my husband is the judge that “who decorated the best?” πŸ€“

Even if you don’t decorate,still those are the best….soft in the middle and crisp on the edges. There is some trick to perfect cookies ,specially when you give shape. Chill them in the refrigerator before baking and they will come out clean, otherwise you will end up into shapeless cookies.

So,let’s start making Christmas Cookies…in my style πŸ‘‡πŸ‘‡πŸ‘‡

Type- Cookies

Preparation time- 20-25 minutes

Cooking time- 10-12 minutes each batch

Ingredients:

  • 3 1/2 cups of all purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 th cup sugar
  • 3 tbs softened cream cheese
  • 1 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 egg+ egg yolks (reserve the egg white to make the royal icing)
  • 1 tbs vanilla essence
  • 1 tsp Kosher salt (optional,you can use normal salt)
  • Cream of Tartar 2 tsp (if you don’t have it add 2 tbs cornflour)
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder

Ingredients for Royal Icing:

  • 4 cups of powdered sugar
  • 2-3 tbs water
  • 1/4 th cup egg whites
  • Add color,sprinkles,colored sugar if you want to decorate

Procedure for the cookies:

  • In a bowl first cream the butter until light and fluffy
  • Then add to it 1 egg +2 egg yolks and till blend
  • To it add 1 1/2 cup sugar +3 tbs cream cheese and blend again
  • Add 1 tsp Kosher salt or 1 tsp salt
  • Add 2 tsp cream of Tartar or if you don’t have cream of tartar replace it with 2 tbs cornflour
  • Now add the 1 tbs vanilla essence or you can add in some more 1/4 th tbs of any essences like almond, coconut,coffee any other of your choice
  • Sift in together 3 1/2 cup flour and 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • Mix it up all and it will turn into a doughy texture
  • Spread it on a cling film and cover it tightly
  • Chill in the fridge for 2 hours
  • Take them out and roll it out quarter thin ,cut with your favorite shape cookie cutter
  • Chill it again for 20 minutes
  • Now bake them for 10-12 minutes in preheated 350F oven and its done

Procedure for the royal icing:

  • In bowl take 4 cups of powdered sugar
  • In that add 2-3 tbs water and 1/4 th cup egg whites and mix
  • Add in essence if you want
  • Add color as per your choice

Assemble the cookies:

  • Take our baked cookies ,let them come to room temperature
  • Decorate the cookies as you like😊

We’ve added a step by step video of the recipe in our YouTube channel πŸ‘‡πŸ‘‡πŸ‘‡

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