Candy Cane Cookies Recipe

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Candy Cane Cookies

rhonda robenolt

By
@rlynnr

Just like the cheese cake cookies my mom makes she also makes Candy Cane Cookies for christmas :) enjoy


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Rating:

Serves:

makes about 48

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 c
all purpose flour
1/4 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
salt
3/4 c
butter or margarine
3/4 c
sugar
1
egg
1/2 tsp
vanilla
1/2 tsp
almond extract
1/2 tsp
red food coloring drops

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Stir Together flour, baking Powder,& Salt .In Large Mixer Bowl beat butter or margarine till soften .Add sugar & beat till fluffy .Add egg, vanilla & almond extract & beat well
2
Add Flour mixture and beat till well mixed. Divide the dough in Half*. Stir food coloring into one half . Cover each half and chill at least 30 minutes or till easy handle .
3
One a lightly floured surface , shape about one-half of a measurable tablespoon of plain dough into a 6 in rope . Repeat with about one-half of a measuring tablespoon of red dough. Place ropes side by side and twist together 6 times . Form twisted rope into a cane shape , place on a ungreased cookie sheet.
4
Repeat with remaining dough , leaving 2 inches between cookies . Bake at 375'F oven about 10 minutes until done . Cool about 1 minute , then remove and cool thoroughly. Makes about 24. I make one batch of plain dough and 1 batch of red dough makes ( about 48 cookies )

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy