You can make your homemade cookies as a Christmas holiday present box at home for gourmet gifts that your foodie friends and family will love.
Ingredients250g butter, room temperature
100g, 1 cup powdered sugar, optional
350g, 21/2 cups plain flour, sifted
1) Place the butter in a large bowl and sit in the warm oven for a few minutes. Add the sugar and mix until the sugar and butter are well mixed. add the flour a little at a time and use your hands to knead until the soft dough forms.
2) Use a spoon to dividing the dough, any as you desire, put through the onto baking trays and use a spoon to shape into a flower shaped or see video. Before baking, cover and place them in the refrigerator or freezer overnight, or no chilling the dough cookies still keep their shape when baked.
3) Bake in preheated oven 180°C, for 8 minutes, depending on the size and shape of the pan. Let the cookies cool completely on a cooling rack before serving. Store cookies in any kind of container, as long as their lids fit tightly, or old fashioned cookie tins do the job perfectly.
Recipe Source: Josephine's Recipes