Knot Cookies

Heat Eat Repeat

Ingredients

Cookies

2 sticks butter softened
1 Cup sugar
6 eggs

Icing

anise flavoring if desired

Instructions

Cookies

  1. Mix butter and sugar.
  2. Add eggs, baking powder and vanilla and mix well.
  3. Add flour. Dough should be soft. Add more flour if necessary.
  4. Form into 1 1/2 inch knots and place on greased cookie sheet.
  5. Bake at 350 degrees until light brown on bottom, about 8 minutes.

Icing

  1. Pour some powdered sugar into a bowl.
  2. Add milk a few drops at a time until icing consistency is reached.
  3. Add anise flavoring if desired.
  4. When cool, dip top of cookie into icing.
  5. Sprinkle candies on top.

Food Groups

Total Time
20 min
Prep Time
10 min
Inactive Time
Cook Time
10 min
Yield
12 cookies
Difficulty
Average