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Sugar Cookies

Sreemoyee Bhattacharjee
15 minutes
Prep Time
12 minutes
Cook Time
10 People
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ABOUT Sugar Cookies RECIPE

Christmas is incomplete without cookies and these cookies make a delicious treat.

Recipe Tags

  • Medium
  • Christmas
  • British
  • Baking
  • Dessert

Ingredients Serving: 10

  1. Flour - 3 cups
  2. Salt - 1/2 tsp
  3. Baking soda - 1 tsp
  4. Unsalted butter - 1 cup
  5. White sugar - 1 cup
  6. Eggs - 2
  7. Vanilla extract - 2 tsp
  8. Royal icing -
  9. Egg whites - 2
  10. Lemon juice - 2 tsp
  11. Icing sugar - 3 cups
  12. Blue food color - few drops


  1. Sieve the flour, salt and baking soda together.
  2. Whisk the butter and sugar together until fluffy.
  3. Add the eggs, vanilla extract and whisk till everything is combined.
  4. Now mix in the flour mixture into the egg mix. Form a dough.
  5. Cover it with cling film and chill it in the fridge for an hour.
  6. Now roll the dough, cut cookies using a cookie cutter.
  7. Chill for 20 minutes and bake them in a preheated oven at 177 degrees C for 10-12 minutes.
  8. Cool the cookies.
  9. Now whisk the egg whites with the icing sugar and lemon juice to form the royal icing mix.
  10. Divide it into two parts and to one part add the blue color and pour it into a piping bag.
  11. Pour the other part in an icing bag as well. Pipe the lining of the cookies with it.
  12. Fill in the cookies with the blue icing and pipe white icing dots on it.
  13. Let it dry for 8-10 hours before serving.

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aliza singh
aliza singh   Dec-22-2016

really very cute!

Zeba f lari
Zeba f lari   Dec-21-2016

Looks delicious

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