Christmas / New Year Baking Post-a-Thon Day 5: Cinnamon Bears (with coupons!)

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Well, Christmas and all it’s preparations got me behind on this series, but I’m going to keep my word and finish it out for you.  Maybe you can find a few things to enjoy for your New Years Eve or New Years Day festivities! Only five to go, so here we go:

DAY 5:  Cinnamon Bears

1 3/4  cups  all-purpose flour — sifted

1/2     teaspoon  baking powder

1/2     teaspoon  baking soda

1/2     cup  sugar

1        stick  butter

1        medium  egg

2        tablespoons  milk

1        tablespoon  vanilla

sugar and cinnamon for sprinkling


Sift together flour, baking powder, baking soda, and sugar into large bowl.  With pastry blender or two knives, cut butter into flour mixture until mixture has the consistency of course cornmeal.

With fork, stir in egg, milk, and vanilla.  Mix well with hands to form dough into a ball.  Wrap in waxed paper and chill for two hours.

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  Lightly grease cookie sheets. Divide dough into four parts.

On lightly-floured surface, roll out each part to 1/8-inch thickness.  Cut dough with bear-shaped cookie cutters.

Bake for 7 minutes until golden, and sprinkle with a mixture of sugar and cinnamon.

Cool completely.  Makes 60 cookies



Flour:  $1/1 Hodgson Mill Flour or Cornmeal printable$1/1 Ultragrain All Purpose or White Whole Wheat Flour printable

Baking Soda:  $0.50/2 A&H Baking Soda or A&H Fridge Fresh Product printable

Sugar:  $0.75/1 Dixie Crystals Product printable$0.75/2 C&H Sugar Product printable

Butter:  $1/1 SunButter Product printable, $0.50/1 Land O Lakes Half Butter Sticks, exp. 12/31/13 (ALL YOU Aug ’13), $1/1 Challenge Butter Product printable

Eggs:  $0.75/1 Davidson’s Safest Choice All Natural Eggs printable$1/2 Nellie’s Cage Free Eggs printable$0.50/1 Simply Balanced Eggs Target printable

Milk:  $0.55 off Borden Milk printable$1/1 Hood Simply Smart Milk printable$1/1 Over The Moon Milk printable$0.75/1 TruMoo Product printable

Vanilla:  $1/1 Simply Organic Vanilla printable, $1.75/2 McCormick Extract, exp. 12/31/13 (RP 11/17/13), $0.55/1 Spice Islands Vanilla Extract (Publix Winter Family Savings Printable)

Cinnamon:  $1/1 Simply Organic Grinder printable$0.50/1 Simply Organic Mini Spice printable$1/1 McCormick Spice, Herb, or Extract (Publix All the Trimmings printable)$0.75/1 Spice Islands Bottle of Spices (Publix Winter Family Savings Printable)

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