An entertaining combination two classics: Chinese Checkers + the most delicious shortbread cookie recipe ever =  the perfect edible party game!

Step 1: Ingredients and Supplies

The cookie recipe:  this is a very old recipe that makes the most scrumptious cookies.

3 sticks (1 1/2 cups) of unsalted butter
1 cup confectioner's sugar
3 cups white flour
1/2 tsp vanilla
1/2 tsp salt
bag of candy-coated chocolate peanuts, such as Peanut M&M's. You'll need at least 10 pieces each of 6 different colors of candy, plus extras .....yeah, you'll definitely want to buy the big bag if you have 'helpers' in your kitchen.
 pizza pan, at least 12" in diameter
 round plate 11 3/4" to 12 1/4" in diameter (the one used in this instructable is 11 3/4")
 sharp knife
 wooden toothpick
 measuring cup
 1/2 tsp measuring spoon
  wax paper
  parchment paper
  electric mixer
 *printed Chinese checkers board template from Instructables:   http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Chinese-Checkers-Board/#step1  by pudtiny


This was amazing! <br><br>i made it for my mother and she loved it.<br><br>
Wow- yours turned out really well! <br>Thanks so much for sharing your photo and I hope you and your family have a wonderful holiday<br>
Super kewl! Thanks for sharing! Have a super day!<br>sunshiine
Yum! What a fun way to change up family game night!

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