Winnie The Pooh Cookies #Recipe

    These delicious Winnie The Pooh Cookies are easy to make with the children and look as good as they taste. 

    Cookie Ingredients: 
    1 C of unsalted sweet cream butter softened 
    1 1/2 C Powder sugar
    1tsp vanilla
    1 egg
    3 C of flour 
    1 tsp baking soda 
    1 tsp cream of tartar
    Cookie Cutter: Winnie the Pooh shaped cookie cutter

    Icing ingredients

    4 egg whites
    1/2 tsp cream of tarter
    1/2 tsp vanilla 
    4 1/2 C powder sugar
    Golden Yellow and Black gel food coloring
    2 disposable piping bags fitted with a number 2 tip
    1 squeeze bottles

    Directions

    Preheat oven to 350 degrees

    Cover a cookie sheet with parchment paper and set aside

    Using a standing mixer, cream together the butter, powder sugar, vanilla and egg and mix until combined and creamy

    Using a large bowl, combined the flour, baking soda and cream of tarter

    Gradually add in the dry ingredients and mix on low speed

    Using your hands continue to mix until fully combined

    Lightly flour a cutting board and knead the cookie dough a couple of times

    Roll out the dough to about 1/2 inch thick

    Cut out 12 pooh faces and place onto a cookie sheet

    Bake for 8 minutes or until lightly golden brown

    Repeat steps until completely out of dough

    Let cookies cool completely

    Royal Icing Directions:

    Using the standing mixer, combine the egg whites, cream of tarter, vanilla and powder sugar and mix until combined and stiff peaks form

    Split the icing into 2 bowls

    Add in a few drops of the Golden yellow gel color into one bowl and mix until combined

    Add in a few drops of the Black gel color into the second bowl and mix until combined

    Scoop some icing into the piping bags and set aside

    Add in a few tablespoons of water into the remaining Golden yellow icing and mix until combined

    Pour the Golden Yellow icing into the squeeze bottle

    Using the Golden Yellow piping bag, pipe a outline around the cookies

    Fill in with the thinner Golden Yellow icing

    Let cookies dry overnight

    Using the black piping bags, pipe the detail of Pooh’s face onto the cookie

    Let cookies dry for an hour before enjoying.