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Yummy Easter Desserts: Handsome Hare Cookies

A simple ribbon tied around each rabbit cookie gives ’em a dose of dashing.
 

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Ingredients:

  • 1 batch of your favorite sugar-cookie dough (even store-bought!)
  • 1 bunny-shaped cookie cutter
  • 1 bottle luster dust (find this edible, glitter-like powder in baking stores or online)
  • 1 spool ribbon

Directions:

1. Roll out your sugar-cookie dough, and cut it into bunny shapes. Bake the cookies according to your recipe’s instructions.
2. Paint on luster dust once the cookies come out of the oven (while they’re still warm). Let cool.
3. Using short pieces of ribbon, tie a bow around each rabbit’s neck.

Plus:
3 MORE Yummy Bunny Desserts
11 Easy Egg-Decorating Ideas
9 Pretty Easter Crafts for Kids

Photo Credit: Aaron Dyer; Food and Prop Styling: Caolyn Veith Krienke

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