RECIPES

Lemon Drop Sugar Cookies

Lemon Drop Sugar Cookies

So here's my take on variations made on sugar cookies (for what it's worth).... To me, a sugar cookie is the traditional vanilla sugar cookie.  I really dislike when it appears as a perfectly shaped sugar cookie, contains the texture of one, and then you get this weird pop of fake flavor.  Not for me.   I absolutely love to bake.  One of my favorite things to do for the holidays is to do a variety box of unique cookies.  I looked for a little bit of that twist on these lemon drop cookies.  They are very close to my vanilla...

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Royal Icing Recipe

Royal Icing Recipe

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Vanilla Bean Sugar Cookies

Vanilla Bean Sugar Cookies

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Chocolate Sea Salt Sugar Cookie Recipe

Chocolate Sea Salt Sugar Cookie Recipe

Are you looking for a unique twist on the traditional sugar cookie?  I have that excellent fix for you with my 2018 Cookie Con Indianopolis Best Tasting Chocolate Sugar Cookie win!   INGREDIENTS 2 c. unsalted butter 1 1/2 c. granulated sugar 1 T. vanilla bean paste 1 T. Nielsen Massey Chocolate Extract 2 eggs 20 chopped caramel candies 1 1/2 c. cocoa powder 5 to 6 cups all purpose flour ROYAL ICING INGREDIENTS 1/4 c to 1/2 c. water 4 T. meringue powder 1 T. extract (I like Lorann Caramel for these) 2 lb. powdered sugar DIRECTIONS Cream together...

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