Faux Food Cookie Recipe
A awesome cookie dough recipe by Joyce Marcellus used in her taco cake tutorial! This baked cookie looks just like a crunchy taco shell!
- 2 cups Butter room temperature
- 2 cups Granulated sugar
- 2 large Eggs
- 1 Tbsp Vanilla extract
- 5 cups AP flour
- 1 tsp Salt
- 3-4 Tbsp Poppy seeds
- Ivory and yellow food color
Cream the butter and sugar together in a mixer bowl with a paddle attachment. Mix until creamy and throughly incorporated. Make sure to scrape sides and mix for a few more seconds.
Add eggs slowly and mix.
Add vanilla extract and mix.
In a separate bowl, mix the salt and flour and slowly begin to add the flour mixture to the mixer bowl on low speed. Make sure to scrape sides.
Once fully mixed, add the food colors.
Lastly add the poppy seeds and mix.
Wrap in clear plastic wrap and store in the fridge for 30-60 minutes.
Bake at 350ºF/176ºC for 12 minutes rotating the pan at the 6 minute mark for an even bake.