How to make it

  • In a bowl cream butter, cream cheese and sugar until fluffy. Add egg and vanilla. Beat until smooth.
  • . In a bowl combine flour, baking powder, and salt. Add dry ingredients to the creamed mixture. Stir until soft dough forms. Divide dough into Fourths. Tint each with a different food coloring. Wrap in plastic and chill for two hours.
  • Preheat oven to 350. Shape colors into 3/4 inch balls. For each cookie place one pink, one orange, one green, and one blue ball together and roll to make one giant ball. Roll into a 12 inch long snake, and then starting at one end coil roll to make a cookie. Place cookies 2 to 3 inches apart on greased cookie sheet to allow for spreading.
  • . Bake for 8 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool and store in an airtight container.Enjoy!

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    " It was excellent "
    thegoldminer ate it and said...
    I like the ingredients in your rainbow cookies. My
    Rainbow Butter Cookies recipe has different ingredients,same colors, but I like the idea of the cream cheese! JJ
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    " It was excellent "
    linspj ate it and said...
    I love the picture. These are so cute! 5
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  • sporadiccook 10 years ago
    THanks guys :)
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    " It was excellent "
    notyourmomma ate it and said...
    Very pretty, nicely done.
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    " It was excellent "
    debntim ate it and said...
    GREAT post! I've added it to my new group, Kids Stuff! Check it out and add your faves! Blessings, deb
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    " It was excellent "
    ambus ate it and said...
    This is fabulous work...I love the colors.They look lovely and delicious.Thanks!
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