CREAM CHEESE Christmas Sugar Cookies! These easy to make holiday cookies are so soft because they're made with cream cheese! Dip each cookie into vanilla sugar glaze and top with red and white sprinkles! Recipe makes 48 cookies.
Keyword christmas cookies recipes
Prep Time 10minutes
Cook Time 10minutes
Total Time 20minutes
For the Cookies
For the Frosting
SprinklesDecorative Sugar, Crushed Candy Canes
For the cookies
Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
In a large bowl cream together the sugar, butter, cream cheese, egg and vanilla. Add salt, flour and baking powder and continue to mix until combined.
On a nonstick cookie sheet or silicone baking mats, add tablespoons of dough for each cookie. With the back of a spoon gently press down each cookie to slightly flatten.
Bake for 9-11 minutes.
Let cool before frosting.
For the frosting
Mix powdered sugar and milk together in bowl with a spoon.
Once cookies are cool, dip each one into the glaze. Add additional sprinkles or chopped up candy canes on top.
Makes 48 cookies. NOTE: If you are using cookie cutters, you must chill this dough overnight before rolling it out and baking it.