Sweet Fortune Cookies
  • Servings: 16
  • Chilled 9-inch piecrust
  • Cornstarch
  • 3-inch-wide round cookie cutter or drinking glass
  • Rolling pin or glass.
  • Nontoxic marker
  • Slips of paper
  • Water
  • Colored sugar
  • Cookie sheet
  1. 1. Lay a chilled 9-inch piecrust on a cornstarch-dusted surface.
  2. Cut out 3-inch-wide circles with a round cookie cutter or drinking glass.
  3. To use all the dough, roll out the scraps with a pin or a cornstarch-dusted glass.
  4. 2. Use a nontoxic marker to write fortunes on slips of paper and place one in the center of each dough circle.
  5. Fold the circle in half, then pinch and fold the ends together, as shown.
  6. 3. Brush the top of each cookie with water, then sprinkle on colored sugar.
  7. Place the cookies on an ungreased cookie sheet about an inch apart, sugar side up.
  8. Bake them until lightly browned, about 20 minutes, and let them cool before removing them from the pan.
  9. Makes about 16 cookies.
  10. *Some word choices for the "fortune":
  11. Valentine
  12. Cupid
  13. Love
  14. You're Sweet
  15. Be Mne
  16. Sweet
  17. Friendship
  18. Romantic
  19. Cute
  20. Only You
  21. Sweet Talk
  22. Be My Love
  23. Forever
  24. Heart Throb
  25. Sweetheart
  26. Romance
  27. True Love
  28. Flowers
  29. Chocolate
  30. Infactuation
This recipe came from FamilyFun magazine's website. Link for pictures: http://jas.familyfun.go.com/recipefinder/display?id=50319 Topped with sugar and filled with well wishes, these colorful confections make a memorable treat.