After seeing many snowman cookies in different blog i too want to try it.As kids have their half yearly exam and were at home my daughter enjoyed making it,she helped me too.
Preparation time-15 mins
Baking time-12-15 mins
- maida/flour-1 cup
- wheat flour-3\4 cup
- almond meal/flour-1\2 cup
- baking powder-1\2tsp
- Sugar-3\4 cup
- Vegetable shortening-1\2 cup
- unflavoured oil-1\4 cup
- Hot water
- Food colours-orange,blue,brown
- edible silver beads-for decoration
1.Sieve wheat and maida with baking powder.Powder the sugar.
2.Cream vegetable shortening+oil with powdered sugar.
3.Add in flour mix and almond meal and form a non sticky dough with some hot water.
4.Take 3\4 of the dough and keep aside.In 1\4 dough make two parts and mix orange and blue food colours to it and mix well.
5.Take small ball of the uncoloured dough and place on a papered cookie tray for the body.place small dough and keep it for head.
6.Make strips of the coloured dough make scarf and keep in neck.Place some dough for hat.
7.mark eyes with brown/black colour.I placed silver beads for button.Be creative about decorating it.
8. Bake it for 12-15mins in a pre-heated oven at 180degC.Cool it well and enjoy.
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