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Gingerbread Trees with Lemon Icing

Ingredients
  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour (spooned and leveled), plus more for rolling
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 1/3 cups confectioners' sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
  • Sanding or coarse sugar (optional)
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon coarse salt
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/4 cup unsulfured molasses
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Chocolate Sweet Hearts

Time:55 mins
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Sugar Cookie Bunnies

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Sugar Tuiles

Time:25 mins
Other Ideas:
Dessert, Make-ahead
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Chocolate Coin Cookies

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Cocoa Bee Cookies

Ingredients
  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened Dutch-process cocoa powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon coarse salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 3/4 cup packed dark-brown sugar
  • 1 large egg, lightly beaten
  • 1/2 cup dark unsulfured molasses
  • Sanding sugar, for sprinkling
  • Yellow Royal Icing
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Biscochitos

Other Ideas:
Anise seed, Dessert
Ingredients
  • 1 cup sugar, plus 3/4 cup for sprinkling
  • 1 1/4 cups lard or vegetable shortening
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons Grand Marnier, or Triple Sec
  • Finely grated zest of 1 orange
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon table salt
  • 2 teaspoons anise seeds
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • All-purpose flour, for work surface
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Cocoa Shortbread Diamonds

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Alphabet Cookies

Other Ideas:
Dessert, Kid-friendly
Ingredients
  • 1 cup graham flour
  • 1 cup whole-wheat pastry flour
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 1/2 cup firmly packed light-brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup milk
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Poppy-Shaped Lemon Cookies

Time:5 hours 20 mins
Ingredients
  • Royal Icing, plain and/or tinted
  • 2 sticks unsalted butter, room temperature
  • Poppy seeds, for sprinkling
  • 3/4 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 tablespoon finely grated lemon zest, plus 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for surface
  • Salt
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