Cute Kitty Cookies Recipe

These cute kitty cookies are a delightful treat for cat lovers of all ages. Made with a buttery and tender cookie dough, these adorable feline-shaped cookies are decorated with colorful icing and chocolate chips for the eyes and nose. They are perfect for birthday parties, afternoon tea, or as a fun activity to do with kids. These cookies are sure to bring a smile to your face and make any occasion extra special.

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Ingredients for Cute Kitty Cookies Recipe

  • 0.33 cup Unsalted Butter, Softened
  • 0.33 cup Granulated Sugar
  • 0.33 Large Egg
  • 0.33 teaspoon Vanilla Extract
  • 1 cup All Purpose Flour
  • 0.17 teaspoon Salt
  • as needed For The Icing
  • 0.67 cup Powdered Sugar
  • 0.83 tablespoon Milk
  • 0.17 teaspoon Vanilla Extract
  • as required Food Coloring
  • as needed Chocolate Chips For Decoration

Directions: Cute Kitty Cookies Recipe

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.In a large mixing bowl, cream together butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
  • STEP 2.Add in the egg and vanilla extract, and mix until well combined.
  • STEP 3.Gradually add in the flour and salt, mixing until the dough comes together.
  • STEP 4.Divide the dough in half and shape each half into a disc. Wrap in plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 1 hour.
  • STEP 5.Preheat the oven to 350°F (175°C) and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  • STEP 6.Roll out the chilled dough on a lightly floured surface to about 1/4 inch thickness.
  • STEP 7.Using a cat-shaped cookie cutter, cut out shapes from the dough and place them onto the prepared baking sheet.
  • STEP 8.Bake for 10-12 minutes, or until the edges are lightly golden.
  • STEP 9.Allow the cookies to cool completely on a wire rack before decorating.
  • STEP 10.Prepare the icing by mixing powdered sugar, milk, and vanilla extract until smooth and thick.
  • STEP 11.Divide the icing into separate bowls and add food coloring to each bowl to create different colors.
  • STEP 12.Decorate the cooled cookies with the colored icing, using a piping bag or a small spoon.
  • STEP 13.Place chocolate chips on the cookies to create the eyes and nose of the kitties.
  • STEP 14.Allow the icing to set before serving or storing the cookies.
  • STEP 15.Store the cookies in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 1 week.

Cooking Tips

  • Make sure to chill the dough before rolling it out to prevent it from sticking.
  • If the dough becomes too soft while rolling, place it back in the refrigerator for a few minutes.
  • You can use different colors of icing to create a variety of kitty designs.

Storage and Serving

  • These cute kitty cookies are best served fresh, but they can be stored in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 1 week.
  • Serve them as a fun treat at birthday parties, afternoon tea, or as a special surprise for cat lovers.
  • These cookies also make a great homemade gift for friends and family.
Nutrition
value
526
calories per serving
24 g Fat11 g Protein64 g Carbs6 g FiberOther

Current Totals

  • Fat
    24g
  • Protein
    11g
  • Carbs
    64g
  • Fiber
    6g

MacroNutrients

  • Carbs
    64g
  • Protein
    11g
  • Fiber
    6g

Fats

  • Fat
    24g

Vitamins & Minerals

  • Calcium
    115mg
  • Iron
    7mg
  • Vitamin A
    96mcg
  • Vitamin B1
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B2
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B3
    4mg
  • Vitamin B6
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B9
    59mcg
  • Vitamin B12
    < 1mcg
  • Vitamin C
    5mg
  • Vitamin E
    2mg
  • Copper
    < 1mcg
  • Magnesium
    53mg
  • Manganese
    < 1mg
  • Phosphorus
    231mg
  • Selenium
    28mcg
  • Zinc
    < 1mg
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. All nutritional information presented are estimates and not meant to substitute professional dietary advice or treatment
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Recipe By Slurrp