Mexican Theme Sugar Cookies

Mexican Theme Sugar Cookies

Mexican theme sugar cookies are a fun and festive way to celebrate any occasion. Whether you’re throwing a Cinco de Mayo party or just want to add a little Mexican flair to your dessert table, these cookies are sure to be a hit. With their bright colors and unique shapes, these cookies are sure to be a conversation starter.


To make Mexican theme sugar cookies, you will need the following ingredients:

-1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened
-1 cup granulated sugar
-2 large eggs
-2 teaspoons vanilla extract
-3 cups all-purpose flour
-1 teaspoon baking powder
-1/2 teaspoon salt
-Food coloring (optional)


1. Preheat oven to 350°F.

2. In a large bowl, cream together butter and sugar until light and fluffy.

3. Beat in eggs and vanilla extract until combined.

4. In a separate bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, and salt.

5. Gradually add dry ingredients to wet ingredients and mix until a dough forms.

6. Divide dough into four equal parts and add food coloring to each part, if desired.

7. Roll out each part of dough on a lightly floured surface to 1/4-inch thickness.

8. Cut out desired shapes with cookie cutters.

9. Place cookies on a parchment-lined baking sheet and bake for 8-10 minutes, or until lightly golden.

10. Allow cookies to cool before serving.

Decorating Ideas

Once your Mexican theme sugar cookies are baked and cooled, it’s time to get creative with the decorations. Here are some ideas to get you started:


Frosting is a great way to add color and flavor to your cookies. You can use store-bought frosting or make your own. For a Mexican-inspired twist, try adding a bit of cinnamon or cayenne pepper to the frosting.


Sprinkles are a fun and easy

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