Adorable Christmas Cookies

Here is a lovely little Christmas Cookie recipe for you all to try that I’ve been wanting to make for a while and didn’t have time to post them before Christmas . But the recipe is perfect for all kind of cookies depending on the cutters.  ! It’s simple, tasty and these cookies make a great present…if you can trust yourself not to eat them all !

I love sugar cookies that are crisp on the outside and very chewy on the inside.

Adorable Christmas Cookies (8)

Ingredients :

  • 300 gr flour
  • 1 tsp pepper
  • 1 tsp ginger, cinnamon
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 puff of salt
  • 100 gr sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 4 spoons honey
  • 100 gr butter – cold from the fridge

Directions :

  1. We mix the flour with the  pepper, spices, sugar , salt and baking powder
  2. We then add the butter with the dry ingredients
  3. We mix the honey with the eggs and we put it over the dry ingredients
  4. When dough is ready assemble and can be cut into different shapes.
  5. We bake them at 175°  for 15-20 minutes until they

Royal Icing : 

  • 2 egg whites
  • 450 gr confectioners sugar
  • lemon juice
  • 1 tsp vanilla essence

Directions:

  1. Put the Egg withes in and add 2/3 sugar about 300 gr . Start mixing it  on low speed  to get it all incorporated and after this we increase the speed for 10 minutes.
  2. Add the rest of the sugar on low speed and then on medium until everything is well combined,
  3. We add 5 drops of lemon juice to have a nice glossy look.
  4. If you want to be thicker add more confectioners sugar and if you want to have it a little thinner add more lemon juice

Enjoy !

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