Pistachio Cut Out Cookies
 
 
Ingredients
  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 6 drops pistachio flavor
  • 2 3/4-3 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped roasted pistachios
Pistachio Icing
  • 1 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 tablespoon corn syrup
  • 2-3 tablespoons water
  • 4 drops pistachio flavor
  • 1/4 cup super-finely chopped roasted pistachios
Instructions
  1. Cream together butter and powdered sugar.
  2. Add egg and flavorings.
  3. Mix together flour, baking powder, and salt.
  4. Add in chopped pistachios
  5. Mix until the dough forms a ball.
  6. Roll out on floured surface or between sheets of wax paper.
  7. These were rolled 1/4" thick.
  8. Cut with cookie cutter.
  9. Bake at 400° for 6-9 minutes.
Icing
  1. Mix powdered sugar, corn syrup, water and flavor until smooth.
  2. Pipe icing onto cooled cookies with a #3 tip.
  3. Outline and fill in cookie shape and immediately sprinkle on pistachio pieces before icing sets up.
Recipe by Created by Diane at https://www.createdby-diane.com/2013/03/pistachio-cut-out-cookies.html