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Christmas Cookie Santa Hat

The holidays are here. Time for baking! My husband has always said that he loves this time of year because the house always smells delicious. I’m sharing with you this adorable Christmas Cookie Santa Hat recipe. Perfect for a holiday get-together, Santa cookies and all around Christmas cheer.

This Christmas Cookie Santa Hat recipe is perfect for celebrating the holidays in a festive way. Create these cookies for Santa!

Christmas Cookie Santa Hat

If you have a bag of sugar cookie mix, this recipe is very easy. It doesn’t take much decorating skill to pass off these cute cookies. Trust me. I’m not a cookie decorating expert myself. Grab the icing and sanding sugar, and let’s make this Christmas Cookie Santa Hat recipe.

This Christmas Cookie Santa Hat recipe is perfect for celebrating the holidays in a festive way. Create these cookies for Santa!

Ingredients

  • 1 -21oz bag of sugar cookie mix
  • 1/2 cup melted unsalted butter
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 tbsp flour
  • 1/2 tsp pure vanilla
  • 1 bag red cookie icing
  • 1 bottle of sanding sugar (your choice of color)
  • 1 small bag of mini marshmallows

Recipe

  1. Mix sugar cookie mix, melted butter, egg, flour and pure vanilla into a large mixing bowl.
  2. Mix until soft dough forms.
  3. Cover bowl and chill for 1 hour in the refrigerator.
  4. Once chilled, roll out dough to about 3/4 in. thickness.
  5. Heat oven to 350°.
  6. Using a butter knife, cut out about 2 in. triangles out of dough.
  7. On a parchment paper covered baking sheet bake triangle shapes (until golden brown) for about 10 minutes.
  8. Let cookies cool on cooling rack.
  9. Using a butter knife, spread red icing over each cookie.
  10. Sprinkle sanding sugar on the bottom of the triangle. Make about a 1 in. line.
  11. Using a small amount of icing, attach a mini marshmallow to the top of the triangle.
  12. Let icing settle and enjoy!

Grab another great cookie recipe with Chocolate Chip Caramel Cookies.

This Christmas Cookie Santa Hat recipe is perfect for celebrating the holidays in a festive way. Create these cookies for Santa!

Here is a tutorial video to check out as well!

This Christmas Cookie Santa Hat recipe is perfect for celebrating the holidays in a festive way. Create these cookies for Santa!

This Christmas Cookie Santa Hat recipe is perfect for celebrating the holidays in a festive way. Create these cookies for Santa!
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Christmas Cookie Santa Hat

This Christmas Cookie Santa Hat recipe is perfect for celebrating the holidays in a festive way. Create these cookies for Santa!

Author: Krystal Chiarolla
Ingredients
  • 1 -21 oz bag of sugar cookie mix
  • 1/2 cup melted unsalted butter
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 tbsp flour
  • 1/2 tsp pure vanilla
  • 1 bag red cookie icing
  • 1 bottle of sanding sugar your choice of color
  • 1 small bag of mini marshmallows
Instructions
  1. Mix sugar cookie mix, melted butter, egg, flour and pure vanilla into a large mixing bowl.
  2. Mix until soft dough forms.
  3. Cover bowl and chill for 1 hour in the refrigerator.
  4. Once chilled, roll out dough to about 3/4 in. thickness.
  5. Heat oven to 350°.
  6. Using a butter knife, cut out about 2 in. triangles out of dough.
  7. On a parchment paper covered baking sheet bake triangle shapes (until golden brown) for about 10 minutes.
  8. Let cookies cool on cooling rack.
  9. Using a butter knife, spread red icing over each cookie.
  10. Sprinkle sanding sugar on the bottom of the triangle. Make about a 1 in. line.
  11. Using a small amount of icing, attach a mini marshmallow to the top of the triangle.
  12. Let icing settle and enjoy!

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