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[Cookie Elf File #407] Funfetti Sugar Cookies: Colorful, Easy Cookie Recipe for Cinco de Mayo
May 04, 2021
Dear Cookie Elf reader,

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Cinco de Mayo gives you an excuse to bake colorful, easy cookie recipes like these Funfetti Sugar Cookies and others featured below. Have fun!

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Feature: Funfetti Sugar Cookies - Colorful, Easy Cookie Recipe for Cinco de Mayo

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Funfetti Sugar Cookies are a variation of the classic sugar cookie recipe, which you can adapt using different colors of sprinkles and nonpareils to suit the occasion, like Cinco de Mayo and school year-end parties.

They’re easy. They call for just 5 ingredients.

And best of all, they look like you spent a lot more time on them than you actually do.

Prep time: 10 minutes
Bake time: 7-9 minutes, divided
Makes about 3 dozen cookies

Get the full recipe for Funfetti Sugar Cookies … and be sure to check out The Elf’s Mexican Cookies on our Pinterest board.

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That’s it for now. See you next time!

Happy baking,

Kathy, The Cookie Elf

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