Lose the cake and try Birthday Cake Cookies this year--a sweet treat at any age.

Nancy Wise , Little Rock, AR
Recipe by Gooseberry Patch March 2011

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Makes 10
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Shape 1/3 of cookie dough into 10, one-inch balls; press into bottoms and up sides of lightly greased mini muffin cups. Shape remaining dough into 10 equal balls; press into bottoms and up sides of lightly greased regular muffin cups.

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  • Bake at 350 degrees; bake mini cookies 8 to 9 minutes; bake regular cookies 10 to 11 minutes.

  • Cool 5 minutes in tins on wire racks. Remove cookies to wire racks; cool completely.

  • Tint the frosting with food coloring. Spread frosting over top and sides of each cookie. Place one mini cookie on top of one regular cookie. Decorate with sprinkles. Press a candle into center of each cookie.

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101 Cupcake, Cookie & Brownie Recipes

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