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ABC Cookies for Back to School

Christine
Your kids will be so excited to find these ABC Cookies in their lunchboxes on the first day of school!

Ingredients
  

  • 2 3/4 cups of all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp. of baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp. of baking powder
  • 2 sticks butter softened
  • 1 3/4 cups sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1/2 cup green chocolate melts
  • white icing writer

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 375° degrees.
  • In a small mixing bowl, add flour, baking soda and baking powder.
  • In a separate bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
  • Add egg and vanilla to sugar-butter mixture and mix for about 45 seconds.
  • Slowly add the dry ingredients and mix until well-incorporated.
  • Shape the dough into uniform balls, and place on a parchment paper covered cookie sheet.
  • Bake 10-12 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool for at least
  • hours on a wire rack.
  • Melt 1/2 cup of the green candy melts in the microwave for
  • -40 seconds. Stir until completely melted. Do not overheat or the melts
  • will get too hard.
  • Spread the melted candy on each sugar cookie and let cool for at
  • least 1 hour.
  • Using an icing writing tube, draw writing lines on the cookies. Let set for 30 minutes.
  • Using the icing writer, draw cursive letters on each cookie. Let
  • set for 30 minutes.