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Cookie Recipe for cutting out shapes

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#1 amberlee

Posted 31 January 2013 - 09:53 PM

Hi! I am after a cookie recipe to use cookie cutters with for a kids party on the weekend.  The few recipes I've tried have risen too much or been too crumbly or not given a nice smooth edge... they need to be nice and smooth and flat to be decorated with royal icing.

A recipe that's been tried and tested and works would be fantastic- thank so much!

#2 niggles

Posted 31 January 2013 - 10:00 PM

I have a tried and tested gingerbread one I'll go pull out if that's of any interest. It's the recipe that a dozen different teachers used to use to make Christmas cookies for a soup kitchen in a school I once worked in. Different people, different kitchens, and suprisingly consistent results.

I've only made them in balls with a fork mark but others used to roll and use cutters.

Would the kids like gingerbread?

#3 CupcakeMumma

Posted 31 January 2013 - 10:38 PM


Or sugar belle has a good recipe as well

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