Santa Claus Cookies


3 ¼ cups sifted flour
1 ½ tsp baking powder
2 ½ tsp cinnamon
1 ¼ tsp cloves
1 ½ cups butter
2 cups blown sugar, sifted and packed
1 egg


Mix and sift flour, baking powder, and spices. Cream butter, add sugar gradually ad cream until fluffy; add egg and mix. Add sifted dry ingredients gradually and mix. Chill in refrigerator. Roll about 1/8 inch thick and cut out with assorted floured cutter. Bake on ungreased baking sheets in preheated 350 degree oven about 12 minutes. Store in covered container.

Recipe Yield

7 - 8 dozen cookies 1x

Cookie Category:  Rolled, Holiday

Difficulty: ★ ★ ★ ☆