Red Velvet Sugar Cookies Recipe

To be honest, though, any cordiform chocolate is welcome here. The caramel hearts from my small-batch brownies would be nice, and even the Dove chocolate hearts, tho' they're a small amount smaller.

Red Velvet Sugar Cookies Recipe #Cookies #Valentine
Red Velvet Sugar Cookies

The direction uses liquid butter, that is often masses easier for an individual like Pine Tree State UN agency is a) impatient and b) ne'er remembers to place butter on the counter to melt. These cookies bake up soft, crackly and ideal, no matter what size you scoop them. I’ve rolled them into 10 dough balls, and I’ve beefed it up to 6 balls (like I did here)–no matter what I do, they always bake up perfect. They also bake up perfect round, even if you do a half-ass job shaping them into balls.

Red Velvet Sugar Cookies Recipe #Cookies #Valentine
Red Velvet Sugar Cookies


  • 1 large egg yolk
  • 1/8 teaspoon fine salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon red gel food coloring
  • 1/2 cup + 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
  • 1/3 cup granulated sugar, plus extra for rolling
  • 6 white chocolate peanut butter hearts (like Reese's)

How To Make

  • Preheat the kitchen appliance to 350, and line atiny low baking sheet with parchment paper (or use a siloxane mat).
  • Stir along the thawed butter, sugar, egg yolk, seasoning and red foodstuff. Stir all right to mix.
  • Next, sprinkle the flour, chocolate, bicarbonate and salt equally over the dough, and stir simply to mix.
  • Press the dough flat and equally within the bowl, then divide it in 0.5 by eye. you ought to get three cookies from every 0.5.
  • Roll every dough ball in your hands, roll gently further sugar, then house equally on the ready baking sheet.
  • Bake for 10-12 minutes, till they unfold, begin to crackle and seem dry on high.
  • Let the cookies rest on the baking sheet for two minutes before moving them to a wire rack to chill fully.
  • After the cookies have cooled for ten minutes, press a chocolate heart into the middle of every cookie. Move the cookies to the refrigerator (so the hearts do not soften too much) to line for half-hour.
  • Bring to temperature before serving.

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