These Spritz Cookies are Shaped Like Tiny Christmas Trees

By: Katherine Pendrill - Dec 7, 2015
References: food52 & food52
The 'Food52' blog recently published a recipe for making spritz cookie shaped like tiny Christmas trees. With the holiday season in full swing, there is no shortage of Christmas cookie recipes to choose from. This simple tutorial provides a beautiful way to brighten up a Christmas cookie platter.

Spritz cookie are buttery little biscuits made with a cookie press. The retro device pushes cookie dough through a perforated disk that comes in many different patterns. The dough used for this process is often similar to that of a sugar cookie, which results in light and buttery biscuits. Although the cookies produced in this manner may be small and unassuming, they provide a more delicate option for those who are looking for something simple.

The tiny tree-shaped biscuits are the perfect addition to any holiday dessert platter.