Cookies “Christmas trees”


Elegant cheerful bright cookies.
It turns out to be very tasty, crumbly, with a pronounced orange flavor..
These cookies can be a great gift..
From the specified number of ingredients, 50-70 pieces are obtained.
Ingredients

  • 150 g butter
  • 150 g sugar
  • 2 tsp vanilla sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 orange
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 500-550 g flour

optional:

  • icing
  • confectionery sprinkles

Preparation

Remove the zest from the orange (using a special knife, or grate).
You only need to shoot the orange part.

Squeeze juice from an orange (50 ml is required).

Grind butter with sugar and vanilla sugar.

Add eggs.

Mix.

Add orange juice.

Add zest.

Mix.

Add baking powder and flour.
Knead the dough.

Roll out the dough.
If you want crispy cookies, roll them out thinly.
I rolled it about 2-3 mm thick.

Using molds or with a knife, cut out figures in the form of Christmas trees.

Lightly grease the baking sheet or cover with baking paper.
Lay out cookies.
Put in an oven preheated to 180 degrees.
Bake for 10-15 minutes.

Decorate to taste.

Enjoy your meal!

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