I love baking cookies and I’m always looking for new cookie recipes to try. Today, I’m going to be posting about my Mickey Mouse Valentine’s Day Cookies. What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than with some cute Mickey Mouse-shaped cookies!
As with all my recipes, this Valentine’s cookie recipe is super easy! I think that cooking should be as easy as it can be. I don’t have the time for complicated. A lot of people do and I applaud them. I just like EASY!
Mickey Mouse Valentine’s Day Cookie Recipe
- 1 C unsalted sweet cream butter, softened
- ½ C sugar
- 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
- 2 ½ C flour
- ½ tsp kosher salt
- ¼ C Valentine’s Day nonpareils sprinkles
- 1 - 2in Mickey Mouse cookie cutter
- ¾ C powdered sugar
- 3-5 tbsp milk
- ½ tsp clear vanilla extract
- 4 tbsp Valentine’s Day nonpareils sprinkles
- 1 disposable piping bag
Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line two cookie sheets with parchment paper or a silicone baking mat
Using a large bowl, beat the butter, sugar, and almond extract until creamy and combined
In a medium bowl, whisk the flour and salt until combined
Gradually beat the dry ingredients into the wet until a dough forms
Mix in the ¼ C Valentine’s Day sprinkles
Lightly flour a cutting board and roll the dough into ¼ in thick rectangle
Place the hearts onto the cookie sheets and bake for 8-10 minutes or until lightly golden brown
Allow them to cool before transferring to a wire rack
Using a small bowl, whisk the powdered sugar, milk, and vanilla until combined and smooth
Spoon the icing into the piping bag and cut the tip off from it.
Drizzle the icing over the cookies
Sprinkle some cookie sprinkles on top and allow the icing to harden before enjoying!
Will you be making this recipe for your family or will the be for a party? No matter who you will be making these for they will be a hit!
It’s never too early to start planning for Valentine’s Day! Here are some of the things you need to make sure you have on hand for your children’s party.
I hope you have a wonderful Valentine’s Day. Enjoy these Mickey Mouse Valentine’s Day Cookies. Not only are they YUMMY, but they are also EASY. After you make a batch, let me know how you like them.
While you are here, try out my Valentine’s chocolate bark recipe. It’s a really easy recipe too!