Easy Present Cookies (Small-Batch Quantity)

OVERVIEW: Clock IconPrep: 35 min. | Cook: 8 min.

Ingredients

  • 1 (7.2 oz.) pouch Betty Crocker™ peanut butter cookie mix
  • 1 Tbsp. Clover Valley® All-Purpose Flour
  • 2 Tbsp. Clover Valley® Vegetable Oil
  • 1 Tbsp. water
  • 1 cup Betty Crocker™ Rich & Creamy Vanilla Frosting
  • Assorted gel food colors
  • Assorted sprinkles, decorating sugars or edible glitter

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350°F.
  2. In small bowl, mix cookie mix, flour, oil and water until soft dough forms.
  3. On work surface sprinkled lightly with flour, roll dough into 8" x 6" rectangle, about 1/4" thick.
  4. Use small knife to cut cookies into twelve 2" squares, 4 rows across and 3 rows down.
  5. Place cookies 2" apart on ungreased cookie sheet.
  6. Bake 7 to 8 minutes or until edges are set and lightly golden brown.
  7. Cool 2 minutes on cookie sheet; remove to cooling rack to cool completely, about 15 minutes.
  8. Place 1/3 cup of the frosting in resealable food-storage plastic bag.
  9. Cut small tip off one bottom corner of bag.
  10. Divide remaining frosting among several small bowls; color with food colors.
  11. Frost cookies with colored frosting and decorate as desired.
  12. Use frosting in bag to pipe bows on cookies to look like presents.

Chef’s tip

Use #SpreadCheer and share a sweet surprise with Betty Crocker™ and Rubbermaid®. Place holiday cookies in Rubbermaid® TakeAlongs®, dress up with ribbon, and share a thoughtful gift with family and friends this holiday season.