Monday, July 9, 2012

Melting Moments

1 cup (2 sticks) butter softened
1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
3/4 cup cornstarch
1 cup all-purpose flour

Icing:
3 ounces cream cheese, softened
1 cup confectioners' sugar
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

In a large bowl, beat butter and sugar with mixer until fluffy and light. add cornstarch and flour mixing until well blended. Chill dough overnight.

Preheat oven to 350.

Scoop or roll 1" balls or cookie dough and place on cookie sheet 2" apart. Bake 10-12 minutes or until edges just start to brown. Don't overbake.

For the frosting:
Beat cream cheese, powder sugar, and vanilla in a large bowl until light and fluffy. Add coloring to shade you want. Can marble with 2 colors. Add nonpareils or other decorations if desired.

Approximately 3 dozen

1 comment:

Luludou said...

Mmmmm coookies!!