Red Hots Crinkle Cookies

Nothing makes children happier better than colorful cookies. If you want to make yours happy, make them these red hots crinkle cookies! They will love’em!

You’ll Need:

3 tbsps of crushed red hots candy.
½ cup of softened butter.
1 cup of granulated sugar.
½ tsp of vanilla extract.
1 whole egg.
¼ tsp of baking powder.
⅛ tsp of baking soda.
1 ½ cups of all purpose flour.
½ cup of powdered sugar.


How to:

In a plastic food bag, place the red hots and crush them with a rolling pin or meat mallet.
Beat together the butter and sugar until fluffy in a large bowl. Mix in vanilla and the egg.
Mix all the dry ingredients together leaving the powdered sugar aside in a small bowl and add to the creamy mixture. Mix until well combined.
Fold in the crushed candy and stir.
In a large plate, place the powdered sugar. Form a heaping teaspoon of dough into a ball and roll in the powdered sugar.
Place the cookies on greased light colored baking sheets lined with parchment paper.
In a preheated oven to 350°, bake the cookies for 9 to 11 minutes.

Simple, easy and delicious! When removing the cookies from the oven, make sure you let them set for 3 or 4 minutes before removing to a wire rack. Give these a try, I’m sure you will like’em.






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