Easy Football Field Cookies
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Score a touchdown at your next football party or tailgate with these fun football field cookies!
Recipe type: Dessert
  • ¾ C salted butter, softened
  • ¾ C sugar
  • 1 tsp almond extract
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 2¼ C all purpose flour
  • White candy melts
  • Green frosting
  • Decorating bag
  • Candy footballs
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line a baking sheet of parchment paper.
  2. Beat butter and sugar together until light and fluffy. Then add in your almond extract, vanilla extract & egg.
  3. Mix in your flour to form dough.
  4. Knead the dough in your hands until it starts sticking together
  5. On a piece of parchment paper, roll dough out to approximately ⅛" thick with a floured rolling pin.
  6. Use a cookie cutter (we used a round scalloped cutter) to cut out the cookies and place them on the parchment paper lined baking pan.
  7. Bake cookies for 10-12 minutes.
  8. Remove and let cool completely on a wire baking rack.
  9. Frost each cookie with green frosting.
  10. Use melted white candy melts (melted according to package directions) or white frosting in a decorating bag to pipe the yard lines and numbers on to the cookies
  11. *Optional - place a football candy anywhere on the cookie.
Recipe by Mom Endeavors at https://www.momendeavors.com/easy-football-field-cookies/