Easy Holiday Grain Free Cut Out Cookies

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Growing up, Christmas was one of my favorite memories….especially the Christmas cookies! We made so many different kinds. I always loved the cut-outs the best because after cutting them out and baking them you also got to frost and decorate them! My kids share the same cookie favorite. So, because we are gluten free I needed to come up with a gluten free cut-out recipe. Well, I decided to go a step further and make it a grain free cut out cookies recipe! They turned out even better than I could have imagined! 

Easy Grain Free Cut Out Cookies

Ingredients: (makes about 5 dozen)

  • 1 1/2 cups pastured butter, softened
  • 2 cups coconut sugar (or you can use organic cane sugar)
  • 4 pastured eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla 
  • 5 cups Otto's Cassava Flour — where to find
  • 2 teaspoons aluminum free baking powder — where to find
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1-2 Tbsp water (depending on if your dough is dry)

Directions:

  • Preheat oven to 400°F
  • Using a hand mixer, cream together butter and sugar until smooth
  • Beat in eggs and vanilla

Grain-Free Cut-Out Cookies -- Real Food RN

  • In a separate bowl, combine dry ingredients

Grain-Free Cut-Out Cookies -- Real Food RN

  • Add dry ingredients to butter and sugar mixture

Grain-Free Cut-Out Cookies -- Real Food RN

  • Mix the dough with your hands, if it is too dry then add some water

Grain-Free Cut-Out Cookies -- Real Food RN

  • Roll out dough on floured surface 1/4 to 1/2 inch thick

Grain-Free Cut-Out Cookies -- Real Food RN

Grain-Free Cut-Out Cookies -- Real Food RN

  • Cut into shapes with cookie cutters

Grain-Free Cut-Out Cookies -- Real Food RN

Grain-Free Cut-Out Cookies -- Real Food RN

Grain-Free Cut-Out Cookies -- Real Food RN

  • Bake 10 to 12 minutes, or until the cookies begin to brown on the edges

Grain-Free Cut-Out Cookies -- Real Food RN

Grain-Free Cut-Out Cookies -- Real Food RN

Grain-Free Cut-Out Cookies -- Real Food RN

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To make the icing: 

Ingredients: 

  • Organic powdered sugar
  • Grass-fed butter, melted
  • Milk (we use raw whole milk)
  • Vanilla

Directions:

  • Pour sugar into a bowl and add equal parts milk and butter until you reach the consistency that you like
  • Add vanilla to flavor preference

Frosted Cut-Out Cookies -- Real Food RN

P.S. If you want to find the best gluten free items online (best prices around, believe me I have checked!) with free shipping, I highly recommend Thrive Market, they even have a special Gluten Free section. CLICK HERE to check them out!

My kiddos LOVE making these cookies every holiday season


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