Candy Cane Cookies

Candy Cane Cookies Recipe

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rhonda robenolt


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


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makes about 48
30 Min
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2 c
all purpose flour
1/4 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
3/4 c
butter or margarine
3/4 c
1/2 tsp
1/2 tsp
almond extract
1/2 tsp
red food coloring drops

How to Make Candy Cane Cookies


  • 1Stir 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
  • 2Add 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 .
  • 3One 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.
  • 4Repeat 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 )

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About Candy Cane Cookies

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

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