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Christmas Butter Cookies (Xristougeniatika mbiskota boutirou)

Hello everyone, I hope that all are well and getting ready for the holidays.ย  I am feeling better and better each day :).ย  Christmas is coming up rather quickly, so I decided to start my christmas cookies, so I haven’t made Christmas cookies in years, so I took out the recipe and started making cookies this morning.ย 

The cookies are simple to make, a recipe that is straight forward and not to much of a mess in the kitchen.ย  My kitchen is quite small, so I don’t really have much counter space to lay everything all over, so I have to move a few things around to be able to cook and bake.ย  So, here here goes…..:)

CHRISTMAS BUTTER COOKIES (XRISTOUGENIATIKA MBISKOTA BOUTIROU)

Ingredients
  

  • 2 1/3 All Purpose Flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon Salt
  • 1 cup softened Butter
  • 1 cup of Crystal fine Sugar
  • 1 Egg
  • 2 teaspoons Vanilla Extract
  • Sprinkles
  • Sugar Powder
  • Glaze/Icing

Instructions
 

  • In a bowl combine flour and salt and set aside for later use.
  • Add butter and sugar into a mixer and beat until fluffy. Add in the egg and the vanilla extract and continue to beat.
  • Slowly add the flour mixture into the butter batter and beat until it becomes dough.
  • Wrap dough in a large piece of plastic wrap, then place it in the refrigerator for at least one hour. This way the dough is hardened and it is easier to roll out.
  • Roll out dough. Use any cookie cutter that you have on hand.
  • I have star cookie cutters ๐Ÿ™‚ Bake on medium to high for 20 minutes.
  • Once cookies are baked lay on a rack to cool off before starting topping process. My chocolate/white icing did not turn out like I wanted it too, so I used sugar powder for most of my cookies as topping. This recipe makes about 25 cookiesโ€ฆ..:)

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26 Comments

  1. Another Yummy Recipe! I’ll be making my Christmas cookies this weekend!

  2. Perfect! Thanks for sharing! ๐Ÿ™‚

  3. These look beautiful! I just sent you an email:)

  4. Yummy Sophie ๐Ÿ™‚

  5. These are looking so delicious…Awesome recipe !!

  6. Cute star cookies

  7. Thanks for the recipe. I’m going to try it this weekend.

  8. Loved your yum recipe ๐Ÿ™‚

  9. Beautiful & delicious cookies ! Nice to see these cookies of various sizes !!

  10. They look mouthwatering, Sophie!

  11. What a nice Christmas cookies, Sophie! โค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธ I am not preparing any this year

  12. Nice easy to make recipe
    Thanks

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