If you think these Peppermint Package Cookies look cool, wait until you taste them! They?re baked with crushed peppermint candy for a breathtaking taste sensation. Use our Gifts Galore Stencil-A-Cookie Set to cut the shapes, then decorate with icing, FoodWriter markers or Color Mist.
In large bowl, cream butter and sugar with electric mixer; add egg and continue beating. Add remaining ingredients; mix until smooth. Refrigerate dough 2 hours.
Preheat oven to 375° F. Roll dough out 1/8 inch thick on lightly floured surface. Dipping cutter in flour before each use, cut out cookies. Place cookies on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 12-15 minutes or until browned. Remove from sheet and cool completely.
Decorate cooled cookies as desired using cookie stencil, edible food markers, food color spray and icing.
Timesaver Tip: Substitute 2 tubes (16 oz. ea.) refrigerated sugar cookie dough for homemade cookies.
What a welcoming home for the holidays! Why not set one at each plate for your seasonal parties? Cut house and gingerbread boy from our delicious Grandma?s Gingerbread Recipe and decorate with quick-drying Royal Icing in festive shades.