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Snowman matryoshka (nesting doll) cookies

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What could be cooler and more fun than snowman cookies.

A set of snowman cookies made with matryoshka nesting doll cookie cutters, that's what.

Made up in a set these cookies make fun gifts for teachers or friends and are great for kids cookie decorating parties.

And once you have picked up a set of nesting doll cookie cutters the best thing is that you can use them to make all kinds of cool cookies like the penguins and Santa shown in the picture. Or I guess even nesting doll cookies, y'know the possibilities are endless.

But let's start here with these easy snowman cookies that don't require super hero decorating powers. With just a few simple steps you can turn a plain cookie into every ones favorite icy pal.

Oh and if you have trouble picking up a set of the matryoshka cookie cutters, don't worry you can just use a plain 'ole snowman cookie cutter, follow the same steps and the finished cookie will be just as awesome.

Equipment and Ingredients

Cookie dough (if you don't have a recipe I have one included at step 1)
Large wooden rolling pin
White ready roll fondant ^
gel food color in light blue and orange^ (You can replace the blue with any color you like)
black edible pen^
sharp knife
brush and water
Matryoshka/ Nesting doll cookie cutter #

^ Ready Roll Fondant (or pettince fondant), gel food color and edible pens can be found at large hobby stores (like Michaels or Hobby Lobby in the US or Spotlight in Australia), online cake decorating stores or Ebay.

# Nesting doll cookie cutter sets can be found at specialty online decorating cookie or cake store and Ebay. They are sometimes called Matryoshka, Russian Doll or Babushka cookie cutters. The usually come in a set of 3 or 5.
 
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Mmm! Sound tasty and look very cute!
Thanks :)
Adorable, you make the cutest cookies!
BubbleandSweet (author)  RollerScrapper1 year ago
Why thank you, I do love cookies :)
WUVIE1 year ago
Love them! Good luck in the contest. These are adorable, simply adorable!
BubbleandSweet (author)  WUVIE1 year ago
Thanks so much :)
Looks absolutely DELICIOUS!!!!! :-)