Instructables: exploring - food - cookies - sugar - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 04:26:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 Classic Christmas Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-Christmas-Cookies-with-all-natural-frostin/
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 16:21:44 PST
Make Your Own Colored Decorating Sugars! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Colored-Decorating-Sugars/
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By: TamaraBerg

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Tue, 27 Aug 2013 17:25:30 PDT
How Ingredients Behave In A Cookie Recipe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-Ingredients-Behave-In-A-Cookie-Recipe/
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Fri, 8 Mar 2013 17:40:46 PST
Cutout Sugar Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutout-Sugar-Cookies/
Cutout Sugar Cookies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/XPYQ/HAUNNXKI/FSPXPYQHAUNNXKI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/XPYQ/HAUNNXKI/FSPXPYQHAUNNXKI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/XPYQ/HAUNNXKI/FSPXPYQHAUNNXKI.SMALL.jpg rachaelwhitaker This is the best sugar cookie recipe I've ever tried. The cookies are soft and hold their cutout shape very well. They are perfect for holiday decorating.  Sugar Cookie Base 1 cup butter 2 cups sugar 3 eggs 1 cup sour cream 1 cup cream cheese 1 tb flavored extract (vanilla, cherry, almond, lem...
By: rachaelwhitaker

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Wed, 2 Jan 2013 15:52:58 PST
Melting Snowmen Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Melting-Snowmen-Cookies/
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Wed, 5 Dec 2012 17:34:09 PST
CRANBERRY AND PISTACHIO BISCOTTI http://www.instructables.com/id/CRANBERRY-AND-PISTACHIO-BISCOTTI/
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 17:31:47 PST
Renaissance Era "Sugar-Cakes" http://www.instructables.com/id/Renaissance-Era-Sugar-Cakes/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2012 21:28:46 PST
Spritz Cookies with Royal Icing http://www.instructables.com/id/Spritz-Cookies-with-Royal-Icing/
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Tue, 3 Jan 2012 15:44:35 PST
Beautiful sugar cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-sugar-cookies/
Beautiful sugar cookies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/UQRC/GWHN3SBZ/FN6UQRCGWHN3SBZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/UQRC/GWHN3SBZ/FN6UQRCGWHN3SBZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/UQRC/GWHN3SBZ/FN6UQRCGWHN3SBZ.SMALL.jpg stevequag This instructable will guide you through the making of perfectly delicious sugar cookies.  These cookies both look stunning and taste great. Most sugar cookie recipes fail to impress, however this perfect blend ends up moist and fluffy every time. These make great gifts or a fun afternoon for the fa...
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Tue, 27 Dec 2011 18:27:51 PST
Cinnamon Swirl Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Cinnamon-Swirl-Cookies/
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Thu, 22 Dec 2011 18:56:24 PST
GREAT SUGAR COOKIES http://www.instructables.com/id/GREAT-SUGAR-COOKIES/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2011 11:49:14 PST
Realistic Peach Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Realistic-Peach-Cookies/
Realistic Peach Cookies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/OA68/GVZPH0R7/FROOA68GVZPH0R7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/OA68/GVZPH0R7/FROOA68GVZPH0R7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/OA68/GVZPH0R7/FROOA68GVZPH0R7.SMALL.jpg Catsunami These are the cookies that are definitely amongst my favorite childhood memories. They are shaped like little peaches, filled with peach jam and coated in sugar, what kid wouldn't love these! What you will need: Dough:  - 3/4 cup butter or margarine  - 1 cup white sugar  - 2 eggs  - 1 teaspoon van...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2011 05:47:02 PST
Edible Artworks http://www.instructables.com/id/Edible-Artworks/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2011 02:40:25 PDT
Brown Sugar and Spice Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Brown-Sugar-and-Spice-Cookies/
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Sat, 4 Dec 2010 13:51:22 PST
Sneakerdoodles (Snickerdoodles) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sneakerdoodles-Snickerdoodles/
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Mon, 8 Jan 2007 13:39:32 PST
'Kaese & Wurst' Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Kaese--Wurst-Cookies/
'Kaese & Wurst' Cookies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O124/F9T3NN08/F4HO124F9T3NN08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O124/F9T3NN08/F4HO124F9T3NN08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O124/F9T3NN08/F4HO124F9T3NN08.SMALL.jpg katiall Tired of sweet looking sweets? Try making delicious 'Kaese & Wurst'-style cookies...You need these ingredients:dough:250g flour100g fine sugar150g flakes of butter (butter should be cold)1 egg yolklemon zesttopping:lemonjuicepowdered sugarfood coloring Recipe for 1. Mix ingredients 2. Make ball o...
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Sun, 9 Dec 2007 12:40:25 PST
Miniature Danish Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniature-Danish-Cookies/
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Tue, 5 Jun 2007 14:01:19 PDT