Butter Cookies Recipe From Hong Kong Disneyland

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Put a touch of magic to the classic butter cookies with this recipe from Hong Kong Disneyland!

You can have a fun day baking and decorating cookies with your family! Put your own twist to them and create holiday or Disney cookies! They will be delicious for sure.


Butter Cookies

  • 2/3 cups (150 grams) of butter, softened
  • 1 1/4 cups (150 grams) of powdered sugar
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 3 cups (150 grams) of cake flour
  • 1/8 tsp (.1 gram) of salt
  • 1 tbsp (15 ml) of ice water

Royal Icing

  • 3 cups (160 grams) of powdered sugar
  • 6 tbsp (90 ml) of pasteurized liquid egg whites


Butter Cookies

  • Combine butter and powdered sugar in bowl of electric mixer and cream until fluffy. Add in yolks, one at a time, until incorporated.
  • Add cake flour and salt and mix until dough is crumbly. Then add ice water and mix on low speed until soft dough forms.
  • Roll into a ball and flatten into a disk. Wrap in plastic wrap and refrigerate for 30 minutes.
  • Preheat oven to 350F (170C) and line baking sheet with parchment paper or silicone baking mat.
  • Roll dough into a 1/4 inch (.5 cm) thick rectangle on floured surface.
  • Cut into your favorite holiday or Disney shapes using 3 inch (7.6 cm) cookie cutters.
  • Bake for 15 minutes, until edges of cookies begin to brown.
  • Cool on wire racks for at least 30 minutes before icing.

Royal Icing

  • Combine powdered sugar and egg whites in large bowl. Separate into smaller bowls and tint to desired colors using gel coloring.
  • Decorate cookies as desired. Allow icing to harden for 15 minutes.

Now enjoy and relax while you watch your favorite movie or show on Disney Plus! 

Credit: Disney Parks Blog

Ana Leal