Christmas is approaching again so it is time for joy, jolly and merriment. It's that time of the year when everyone gathers, catches up on past times, and enjoys each other's company.
It's time to burst out the colorful decorations and lovely music. How can we forget how essential shopping is for this holiday?
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Christmas is also made for deliciously fun meals and snacks. So, in light of that, here's a straightforward recipe for some Christmas cookies that no one can resist!
You will need only three ingredients:
• ¾ cup of butter
• ½ cup of superfine sugar
• 2 ¼ cups or all purpose flour.
Step 1: Beat the butter and the sugar until you get a light and fluffy mixture.
Step 2: Mix in the flour until the mixture gets a crumbly texture.
Step 3: Knead the crumbly dough until it reaches a uniform texture.
Step 4: Shape the dough into a long rectangular prism.
Step 5: Sprinkle raw sugar on wax paper. Hmmmn, sugar rush!
Step 6: Roll the dough in sugar.
Step 7: Transfer the sugar coated dough into a plastic film and freeze or refrigerate for about 30 minutes.
Step 8: Cut into any desired shapes, 1 cm apart.
Bake at 325 Fahrenheit for 20 minutes, or until it turns slightly golden.
Voila! Your cookies are ready! Easy right?
Don't stop there!
These wonderful cookies go best with this Christmas tea, which you need only ten minutes to make.
Firstly, heat the water and then add black tea, cinnamon, orange, and lemon peels. Let it rest for five minutes. Then, add cloves and leave for 3 more minutes. Then, it is done! This blend of citrus and cinnamon will leave you feeling energized; it also helps with metabolism and weight loss!
Enjoy your Christmas without breaking a sweat in the kitchen!