M&Ms are one of my favorite candies! I can eat them straight out of the bag but when it comes to Christmas, it’s time to decorate some cookies. So yesterday afternoon, it turned out that I needed to take some cookies to a party, and I decided to pull out the M&Ms! The hardest part was deciding what to do with them. This recipe is great because the end result is delicious (I like decorating with sprinkles too but these just taste a lot better). I know I’ll be headed to a few more holiday events, work parties, and so forth – and these Christmas light cookies aka “Tasty Table Lights” by M&M are perfect.
The ingredients are simple (full recipe below). Pick up some M&M’S® Milk Chocolate Candies Holiday Blend along with some sugar cookie dough, white frosting, and red licorice strands. I didn’t have a lightbulb cookie cutter but that was okay, I just used a small knife to free-hand my design and it worked great!
These are really easy to make. It’s simply baking, frosting, and decorating. If you have kids, they’ll love this recipe too. You can put them to work dividing the M&Ms into different colors while you bake! You can also tint the frosting to match your colors (or just leave it white – up to you). Get creative and try other colors besides the traditional red and green.
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