Christmas Butter Cookie Recipe | Christmas Baking
If you're looking for a delicious and festive treat to bake this Christmas, then a butter cookie recipe is the perfect choice. These cookies are a classic and popular holiday treat that are sure to be a hit with everyone.
To make these scrumptious cookies, you will need the following ingredients: butter, sugar, vanilla extract, flour, and festive sprinkles or colored sugar for decoration. In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Then add in the vanilla extract and gradually mix in the flour until a dough forms.
Once the dough is ready, you can roll it out on a lightly floured surface and use cookie cutters to create various holiday shapes such as Christmas trees, snowflakes, and reindeer. Place the cookies onto a baking sheet and decorate them with festive sprinkles or colored sugar.
Bake the cookies in a preheated oven at 350°F (175°C) for about 8-10 minutes or until they are golden brown around the edges. Let them cool completely before serving or storing in an airtight container.
These Christmas butter cookies are not only delicious, but they also make for a wonderful homemade gift. You can package them in festive tins or boxes and give them to friends and family. They can also be enjoyed with a cup of hot cocoa or served as a festive dessert at holiday gatherings.
So this Christmas, why not try your hand at baking these delightful butter cookies? They are sure to spread some holiday cheer and satisfy everyone's sweet tooth. Happy baking!