Spruce up your holiday cookies by sprinkling them with bold geometric patterns.
Source: Martha Stewart Living, December 2002
No one will suspect that these cookies get their artistic designs from a potato masher, a spatula, or some other kitchen utensil. These printed and patterned cookies make an excellent seasonal gift or a beautiful, seasonal dessert for guests.
Dust with flour, place on top of dough, and sprinkle colored sanding sugar over the surface. Alternatively, press dough with a lightly floured meat tenderizer.
Sprinkle indentations with sugar. Brush off excess.