Dairy Free Sugar Cookies {with Coconut Oil Frosting}
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Dairy Free Sugar Cookies {with Coconut Oil Frosting}

Sweet crisp Dairy Free Sugar Cookies topped with creamy Coconut Oil Frosting are the perfect sweet treat for your Valentine!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: coconut oil,sugar cookies
Servings: 36 Cookies
Calories: 155kcal
Author: Nicole Crocker

Ingredients

For the cookie

  • 1/2 Cup Powdered sugar
  • 1/2 Cup Sugar ,plus extra for sugar topping
  • 1 Cup Good quality coconut oil ,I used better body organic coconut oil, naturally refined
  • 1 Large Egg
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla
  • 2 1/2 Cup Flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon Cream of tartar
  • 1/2 teaspoon Salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon Baking soda

For the frosting

  • 1/2 Cup Coconut oil ,in its solid state
  • 2-3 Cup Confectioner sugar
  • 2-3 Tablespoons Almond milk for thinning
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla extract
  • 1 ,6 ounce package Fresh raspberries for topping ,optional

Instructions

For the cookie

  • Preheat oven to 375 Degrees F.
  • In a large mixing bowl cream together both sugars, coconut oil, egg, and vanilla. In a separate bowl mix together flour, cream of tartar, salt, and baking soda. Add dry ingredients to wet ingredients; mix well.
  • Roll dough into 1 inch balls and place about 1 inch apart on a cookie sheet.
  • In a small dish filled with extra sugar, dip the bottom of a flat bottomed glass in the sugar and then press down on each dough ball to flatten. Dip glass bottom back into the sugar before you flatten each dough ball.
  • Bake for 8-10 minutes.
  • Remove from oven and let cookies cool on a cooling rack to room temperature.

For the frosting

  • Cream coconut oil and add 1 cup of confectioner sugar at a time alternately with almond milk.
  • Add vanilla extract and mix well.
  • Place frosting in a pastry bag or zip lock baggy for piping or spread onto cooled cookies.

Nutrition

Calories: 155kcal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 5mg | Sodium: 50mg | Potassium: 18mg | Sugar: 10g | Vitamin A: 10IU | Calcium: 3mg | Iron: 0.4mg