My Recipe Box
Where to Buy
Eagle Brand : Home
Activity ID: 697760 Activity Name: Recipe Detail_Standard Activity Group Name: Eagle Brand FY11
Holiday Cut-Out Cookies
8 dozen cookies
Add to Recipe Box
Pillsbury BEST® All Purpose Flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 (14 oz.) can
Eagle Brand® Sweetened Condensed Milk
1 cup butter, softened
1 cup powdered sugar, plus additional for rolling
1 large egg
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
Crisco® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
2 cups powdered sugar
1/8 teaspoon salt
3 tablespoons butter, softened
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
Or 1/4 teaspoon almond extract
2 tablespoons milk, plus additional as needed
Colored sugar or decorator sprinkles
COMBINE flour, baking powder and salt in small bowl. Beat sweetened condensed milk and butter in large bowl with electric mixer on low speed until smooth. Beat in 1 cup powdered sugar, egg and vanilla. Add flour mixture gradually. Beat on low speed until combined. Divide dough into fourths. Wrap each with plastic wrap. Chill 2 hours.
HEAT oven to 350°F. Coat cookie sheet with no-stick cooking spray. Sprinkle counter surface with powdered sugar. Roll out one portion of dough at a time to 1/8-inch thickness. Cut with 2-inch cookie cutters. Place 2 inches apart on cookie sheets. Chill and reroll dough as needed.
BAKE 7 to 9 minutes or until very light brown around edges. Cool.
For Frosting: COMBINE powdered sugar, salt, butter and extract until blended. Stir in enough milk to achieve spreading consistency. Add food color, if desired. Spread on cookies. Top with colored sugar or decorator sprinkles.
PREPARE and roll dough as above. Line cookie sheets with foil. Cut with 3-inch cookie cutters. Cut out holes for "stained glass" effect in each cookie with small cookie cutters. Place on cookie sheets. Fill holes with crushed hard candies in various colors.
BAKE 6 to 8 minutes or until candy has melted. Cool 10 minutes. Remove cookies carefully from foil.
Puddings & Mousses
Snacks & More
Power of Family Meals
© / ® The J.M. Smucker Company. Borden and Elsie Trademarks used under license.