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Rainbow Swirl Cookies
These cookies are great for a kids party.

They are easy to make & not too sweet.

You can eat them plain or drizzle with icing.

Posted by Super Madcow from Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom • Published See Super Madcow's 516 projects »
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  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 1
    Step 1

    Combine sugar, icing sugar & salt Ina bowl.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 2
    Step 2

    Mix egg & vanilla together.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 3
    Step 3

    Beat butter until pale.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 4
    Step 4

    Add the sugar mixture to the butter.

    Mix until combined.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 5
    Step 5

    Add the egg mixture.

    Stir to combine.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 6
    Step 6

    Add the flour until just combined.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 7
    Step 7

    Cut the dough in half.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 8
    Step 8

    Cut one half into 6 pieces.

    Add the food colouring to them.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 9
    Step 9

    Roll out the non colour dough.

    Set aside.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 10
    Step 10

    Roll the colour dough into sausages & place next to each other.

    Roll out to roughly the same size as the other dough.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 11
    Step 11

    Place both doughs together.

    Cut off the edge to make a straight edge.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 12
    Step 12

    Tightly roll the both doughs together

    Place in freezer for 1 hr.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 13
    Step 13

    Heat oven 325/160 degrees.

    Remove from freezer & cut into 1/4 inch pieces.

    Place on tray.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 14
    Step 14

    Bake for 14 mins until golden around the edge.

    Leave to cool.

  • How to bake a pinwheel cookie. Rainbow Swirl Cookies  - Step 15
    Step 15

    Serve as is or drizzle with glaze icing.

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