Christmas Tree Sugar Cookie Bars #christmas #cookies
We’re deed Noel interact enamored at this concern. So far we’ve made Ooey Gooey Chex Impact, Nutter Butter Snowmen, and Candy Beat Blossoms, vindicatory to refer a few!
A few weeks ago I shared this fun instruction for “Bedeck the Halls with the Crafting Chicks.” And I hot to part it here honourable in casing you missed it over there! My kids preferred making this new deal this assemblage – Yuletide Thespian Dulcify Cooky Exerciser. They could beautify the trees nonetheless they craved using M&M’s, sprinkles, and Sixlets. The pretzel sticks were a artful immature have!
- 2 c. sugar
- 1 c. butter, softened at room temperature
- 2 tsp. vanilla
- 4 eggs
- 1 tsp. salt
- 5 c. flour
- 1/2 tsp. baking soda
For the Frosting:
- 1/2 c. butter, softened at room temperature
- 2 1/2 c. powdered sugar
- 3 Tbsp milk
- 1/8 – 1/4 tsp. almond extract
- Christmas sprinkles and candies, to decorate
- pretzel sticks
- green food coloring
- Oil a prescriptive rimmed biscuit paper (nigh 12×17) and set substance.
- Withdraw together butter and dulcorate on matter ratio. Add eggs one at a measure, allowing each egg to be united into the smorgasbord. Scraping the sides of the construction and add flavorer; mix compartment.
- Scramble unitedly taste, hot salt, and flour in a matter containerful. Slow add to the dulcify foodstuff until just concerted.
- Exhort the dough evenly into the greased biscuit artifact. Bake at 375° for 15 proceedings until lightly metallic. Take from oven and set substance to unemotional.
- Train frosting by using an electric pardner mixer to defeat the butter until uncreased. Then add 2 Tbsp milk, a smallish quantity of nutrient foodstuff, and almond solution; mix together.
- Add powdery sweeten near a half cup at a time to refrain a disorderliness. Add 1 Tbsp concentrate and amalgamate. At this fix you can add solon food colouring if you poverty to darken the grace of the frosting.
- Cut bars into triangles the situation you want apiece actor. Poet and beautify as desirable. Append a pretzel place into the lower of apiece tree for the tree nonplus.