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American flag sugar cookie

American flag sugar cookie

Happy 4th of July everyone! Hope you get to spend it with the ones you love! We will be cooking out, doing some slip n’ slide, and spending it with friends!  I have to share this American flag sugar cookie with you, because it is amazing! It is the perfect dessert for a cookout.  It’s also a conversation piece. Have a great 4th friends! Stay safe!

 

Ingredients

-FOR THE COOKIE

*Favorite sugar cookie recipe or box

-FOR THE FROSTING

  • 1 8oz package cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1/4 teaspoon almond extract
  • 3 cups powered sugar

-FOR THE TOPPINGS

*8oz blueberries

*2 package strawberries

 

Directions

-Make sugar cookie according to instructions.( Make it in a cookie sheet)

-For the frosting, beat the cream cheese and butter until creamy. Add the almond extract & powered sugar and beat until smooth. Spread over cooled cookie.

-Cover and chill until cold.

-Using the fruit, design your cookie to resemble a flag. If you have left over frosting pipe some white dots on top of the blueberries to represent the “stars”

-Enjoy!!



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