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Little Lamb Cookies

Time:3 hours 30 mins
Ingredients
  • Royal Icing tinted pink (optional)
  • 4 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for surface
  • Fine sanding sugar, for sprinkling
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • Coarse salt
  • 2 sticks unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
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Sugar-Cookie Cutouts

Time:3 hours
Other Ideas:
Dessert, Sugar cookies
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Bat and Cobweb Cookies

Other Ideas:
Dessert, Molasses
Ingredients
  • 6 cups all-purpose flour (sifted, then measured), plus more for dusting
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 8 ounces (2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 cup packed dark-brown sugar
  • 4 teaspoons ground ginger
  • 4 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cloves
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups unsulfured molasses
  • Royal Icing
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Haunted-House Chocolate Cookies

Ingredients
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • Unsalted butter, for parchment
  • 1 cup unsweetened Dutch-process cocoa powder, plus more for dusting
  • 3 tablespoons water
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon coarse salt
  • Royal Icing and Fleurs-de-lis
  • 6 ounces (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened
  • 5 black licorice laces, 1 lace cut diagonally into 1-inch pieces, halved lengthwise, remaining laces for windows
  • 1 1/4 cups sugar
  • 1 piece black licorice twist (2 inches long)
  • 1 large egg, room temperature
  • 2 ounces bittersweet chocolate, melted
  • 1 large egg yolk, room temperature
  • Shelled sunflower seeds for roof tiling plus 1 unshelled for doorway
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
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Sable Cookies

Other Ideas:
Dessert, French
Ingredients
  • 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, plus more for baking sheets
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 2 large egg yolks
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for work surface
  • 1 large egg yolk, for brushing as needed
  • Sanding sugar, if desired
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Basic Sugar Cookies Recipe

Time:2 hours
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Raisin Heart Pockets

Other Ideas:
American, Dessert, Raisins
Ingredients
  • 2 2/3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 tablespoons whole milk yogurt
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon finely grated lemon zest, or more to taste
  • Raisin Filling for Heart Pockets, or 1 1/2 cups lekvar (prune paste)
  • Confectioners' sugar, for dusting
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Hug and Kiss Cookies

Other Ideas:
Bake, Dessert, Valentine's Day
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