Thanksgiving Turkey Cookies





Introduction: Thanksgiving Turkey Cookies

A very tasty treat for the Thanksgiving holiday that can be prepared in just a few simple steps.

What you'll need:
3/4 cup of Crisco
1 cup of sugar
2 eggs
1 teaspoon of vanilla
2.5 cups of flour
A bowl to mix things in
A greased cookie sheet
A mixer of some sort
Sprinkles, chocolate chips, etc
Cookie cutters
A knife

Before you begin be sure to preheat your oven to 400 degrees.

Step 1:

Mix together 3/4 cup of Crisco, 1 cup of sugar, 2 eggs, 1 teaspoon of vanilla in a bowl thoroughly.

Step 2:

After mixing, pour 2.5 cups of flour into the mixture.

Step 3:

Stir the flour into the mixture evenly.

Step 4:

After mixing in the flour, place the dough on a cookie sheet and flatten out.

Step 5:

Place your hand in the dough and use a knife to cut an outline of it in the dough.

Step 6:

Seperate the outlining dough away from the hand.

Step 7:

Using chocolate chips, sprinkles, etc, decorate the cookie to your liking.

Step 8:

Use cookie cutters to shape the remainig dough and decorate to your liking.

Step 9:

Place the cookies on a greased baking sheet.

Step 10:

Place the cookies in the oven and bake for 10 minutes.

Step 11:

Remove the cookies from the oven and let them cool for a few minutes.

Step 12:




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    These are in the oven right now. The dough was pretty dry, so we added an extra egg and it came out pretty good. We made a whole bunch of hand turkeys with my 2 year old's hand.


    We ate half of them before I remembered to take a picture.

    Very cute, you should enter it here: