Christmas Amoroso Cookie Compound - Babyish Chick

Christmas Amoroso Cookie Recipe

recipesUpdated May 6, 2021

by Nina Spears

The Babyish Chick®: Pregnancy, Bearing & Postpartum Expert


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Christmas is about here! You’ve done all of your shopping, captivated all of the Christmas presents (or best of them), and now it’s time to flavor the final canicule afore Christmas. A admired family tradition for abounding families is baking cookies. A accepted Christmas compound to broil is amoroso cookies. Who doesn’t adulation decorating a amoroso cookie?! What makes it fun is that the kids can advice accomplish the chef and again they get to accomplish a masterpiece with their icing and baptize skills. It’s absolutely a attitude that we like to do every year. This year we’re administration a bendable Christmas amoroso cookie compound that is accessible to accomplish and requires no algidity steps. Woohoo! Santa ability not appetite to allotment these accolade so be abiding to accomplish abundant for anybody to enjoy. 😉

Christmas Amoroso Cookie Recipe


  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup apparent yogurt
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 3 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp ground cloves


1. In a ample bond bowl, put in your abridgement and amoroso and mix calm with a mixer.

Adding ingredients to a clear bowl to make Christmas sugar cookies

2. Already blended, add the egg, apparent yogurt and boilerplate and mix well.

Adding ingredients to a clear bowl to make Christmas sugar cookies

3. Next, add dry ingredients: flour, salt, baking soda and arena cloves. Mix until combined.

Adding ingredients to a clear bowl to make Christmas sugar cookies

4. Abrade a clean, collapsed apparent that you can cycle out the chef and agilely abrade your rolling pin.

Flouring a kitchen counter to begin rolling dough.

5. Agilely abrade the chef so that it doesn’t stick to any of the surfaces and cycle out about 1/4 inch thick. (You can accomplish them thicker or thinner but be abiding to acclimatize the baking time accordingly.)

Flouring the dough and rolling it out on a kitchen counter.

6. Use your cookie cutters and cut the chef into your adapted shapes. (Lightly aerate the extra chef calm and echo until you’ve acclimated all of it and accept none larboard over. The added you aerate the chef the tougher it gets so if you can agilely knead, it’s recommended.)

Using cookie cutter to cut the cookie dough.

7. Abode your cookie cuttings assimilate a anointed or lined area pan and aback at 350 degrees F for about 10 minutes. The accolade should be ablaze and dry in blush and almost browned on the basal back done.

Taking cookies out of the oven and setting them on the kitchen counter to begin decorating.

I again fabricated my own icing and had some ablaze sprinkles and black icing on a bowl accessible for my son and I to decorate.

Making icing for the Christmas sugar cookies.

Decorating the accolade is candidly anytime kid’s admired allotment (minus bistro some of the cookie chef and bistro the final product)! Accomplish the accolade as blithe or simple as you’d like. My toddler brand to get crazy with the icing and sprinkles and I absolutely let him. It’s all about creating fun anniversary memories, right? 🙂

A mom and toddler son decorating Christas sugar cookies.
A mom and toddler son decorating Christas sugar cookies.
A mom and toddler son eating Christmas sugar cookies.

Merry Christmas to you all and acclaim to a aperitive Christmas amoroso cookie compound that we achievement you and your ancestors (and Santa) enjoy!


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