Need a fun Christmas cookie treat for your school class party or Christmas party at home? Here is a Christmas cookie recipe for Santa’s Whiskers. You guessed it, the whiskers are really coconut flakes. They also call for candied red and green cherries. Check out my recipes in Bukisa to make candied red and green cherries cheaper at home too! Yum! These would be a fun treat to leave out for Santa to eat too! This is a recipe kids would have fun helping Mom make when they are bored during their time off from school. Be sure to check out my other Christmas recipe articles in Bukisa too! Have fun and Happy Baking these fun Christmas treats for the Holidays!
What You’ll Need:
- 1 C (2 sticks) of softened butter
- 1 C sugar
- 2 T. milk
- 1 t. Pure Vanilla Extract
- 2 1/2 C flour
- 3/4 C red and green candied cherries
- 1/2 C chopped pecans
- 3/4 C flaked sweetened coconut
In a large mixing bowl, cream together 1 C (2 sticks) of softened butter and 1 C sugar. Add 2 T. milk, 1 t. Pure Vanilla Extract, 2 1/2 C flour, 3/4 C red and green candied cherries, and 1/2 C chopped pecans. Mix well.
Roll dough into a log shape and roll in 3/4 C flaked sweetened coconut until it is well covered.
Slice 1/2 inch thick and place 2 inches apart. Bake on greased cookie sheets for 10 minutes at 375 degrees. Have fun and Happy Baking!
BE SURE TO CHECK OUT MY MANY OTHER CHRISTMAS RECIPE ARTICLES IN BUKISA FOR YOUR HOLIDAY DESSERT TABLE!! HAVE FUN AND HAPPY BAKING THESE FUN CHRISTMAS TREATS FOR THE HOLIDAYS!