Christmas Cookie Pinwheels


Christmas Cookie Pinwheels are a festive holiday treat that'll be the star of your Christmas cookie plate!

Christmas Cookie Pinwheels are a festive holiday treat that'll be the star of your Christmas cookie plate!

INGREDIENTS
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour plus more for dusting
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 12 tablespoons unsalted butter at room temperature
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 to 1 teaspoon liquid red food coloring to you color liking
  • 1/2 to 1 teaspoon liquid green food coloring to your color liking

INSTRUCTIONS
  1. In a medium mixing bowl, mix together the flour, baking powder, and salt, Set aside.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, beat together the butter and sugar for 1-2 minutes, or until pale and fluffy. Add the egg and vanilla to the butter mixture and beat until combined, scraping the sides of the bowl as needed.
  3. Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients in two additions, mixing until just combined after each addition. Scrape the sides od the bowl as needed.