Santa's Whiskers Cookies

Santa's Whiskers Cookies Recipe

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Louise Herrod

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@gypsyweezy

These are beautiful holiday cookies and so delicious! These are my children's favorite (mine, too)!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
5 dozen
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

1 c
butter, softened
1 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
milk
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2 1/2 c
all purpose flour, sifted
3/4 c
each, red and green candied cherries
1/2 c
pecans, in pieces
3/4 c
coconut, flaked

How to Make Santa's Whiskers Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream together butter and sugar; blend in milk and vanilla extract.
  • 2Stir in flour, cherries and pecans.
  • 3Form into 2 "logs" - each about 2" in diameter and 8" long.
    Roll in coconut.
    Wrap in wax paper and chill several hours or overnight. (Can be frozen at this point, too).
  • 4Slice chilled cookie dough 1/4" thick; place on ungreased or parchment paper lined cookie sheet. Bake at 375 for 12 minutes or until edges are golden.

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About Santa's Whiskers Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtags: #Christmas, #holiday