With Fourth of July coming up, this Firecracker Sugar Cookies recipe is the perfect sweet treat to celebrate Independence Day. Sprinkled with the iconic exploding candy Pop Rocks, every time someone takes a bite out of these cookies, they’ll feel as though an array of Independence Day fireworks are exploding inside their mouths.
An update on the traditional sugar cookie recipe, these Firecracker Sugar Cookies feature an interesting take on the regular vanilla frosting cookie icing. To spice things up for Independence Day, these cookies combine crushed blue and red Pop Rock candy into the vanilla butter cream icing. Then, when someone takes a bite, they will feel the tingly sensation of the Pop Rocks candy exploding in their mouths of be reminded of the glorious Fourth of July annual fireworks.