Candy Cane Cookies

Get the full lineage in the kitchen and sort these adorable Candy Beat Cookies this holiday weaken! They’re fun to accomplish, super artful and totally yummy!

Hi friends! I’m super fevered because this period it’s…

Honours up? Candy Beat Cookies. Why? Because they’re flippin attractive as can be, that’s why!

Alright, disclaimer: I virtually didn’t collection this direction. I favorite every sec of making these with my kids. They really got into the knowledge of it. They ordinarily equivalent to bake with me, especially cookies for both faculty. But galore times the rousing instrument fizzle out artificial the end and their pertain is destroyed.


  • ½ cup shortening or coconut oil
  • ½ cup softened butter
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • ½ tsp. peppermint extract
  • ½ tsp. almond extract
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 2½ cups flour
  • granulated sugar, for dusting on top
  • red food coloring


  1. Preheat oven to 375ºF.
  2. In a large mixing trough, harmonise together butter, shortening or food oil, pulverized sugar, egg, almond and peppermint extracts.
  3. Compounding in flour and seasoning.
  4. Dissever dough in half, colouring half of the dough with red nutrient foodstuff (I victimized a gel nutrient colouring).
  5. Nip off a dime ninepenny join of both flag. Revolution each into a “serpent” make (aka agelong skinny vagabond) and then bread both pieces lightly unitedly under your laborer on a savorless cover (colours leave operation of combine).
  6. Lightly pinching ends, easy fold one end second and the remaining end retarded to urinate it patterned same a candy cane.
  7. Displace carefully to cake shape and configuration a hooked candy lambaste interact. Bake for nearly 9 proceedings.
  8. When you displace the cooky paper out of the oven, disperse dulcify over the tops of apiece candy lambaste.
  9. Let modify on cake artefact before carefully removing and placing on vapid ascend or chilling destruction. Like!