Nutmeg Noel Christmas Cookies
INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 10-12
  • Servings: 40
  • Red and green colored sanding sugars
  • 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg, divided
  • 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cream of tartar
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
DIRECTIONS
  1. Preheat oven to 400ยบ.
  2. In a large mixing bowl combine flour, sugar, cream of tartar, baking soda, salt, and 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg.
  3. Add butter, egg and vanilla. Beat at low speed until well mixed, about 3 minutes.
  4. Roll into 1-inch balls. Combine remaining nutmeg with colored sugars and roll cookies in mixture.
  5. Place on ungreased cookie sheets about 2 inches apart. Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until centers are firm to the touch. Cool on wire racks. Makes about 40.