This is the holy grail of roll out sugar cookies! I baked hundreds of cookies to arrive at this recipe! There is no chilling required. The cookies actually taste amazing. The process is easy and kid friendly. The buttercream frosting is rich and creamy but still something you can pipe on. I also included lots of great tips and tricks and a list of the baking equipment I have found works best!
Easy Christmas Peppermint Patties Recipe ~ Super easy to make, fantastically festive, and always a hit with kids and adults alike. These holiday treats are the perfect addition to cookie trays and make an excellent gift for teachers and friends!
In a large skillet combine the 1 c. sugar, 1/2 tbls cinnamon and 1/4 c. water. Add 3 c. raw almonds (or any other kind of nut) and stir constantly with a spoon over medium heat, coating the almonds with the syrupy mixture. Keep stirring until the sugar crystallizes. Remove the pan from heat and scoop the almonds onto wax or parchment paper. Let the cinnamon almonds cool before serving