Mike Cookies - Great for Halloween

Mike Cookies - Great for Halloween

With just a little effort, you can make cute, crispy, matcha cookies that are perfect for Halloween.

Ingredients: As many as you like (the cookies in the photo are 8 cm)

Cake flour
300 g
200 g
100 g
Vanilla essence
3 drops
To add later
10 g
Cocoa powder
10 g
Cake flour
10 g


1. Preparation: Sift the cake flour. Bring the butter to room temperature. Preheat the oven to 160℃.
2. Knead the room temperature butter with a wooden spatula until softened.
3. Add the sugar and knead until it becomes white with a cream-like consistency.
4. Add the egg and vanilla essence and mix quickly.
5. It will separate at first, but if you mix it well, it will look like this!
6. Add the sifted cake flour and mix in a cutting motion without kneading.
7. Divide the dough into 1/2, 1/4, 1/4 portions. Mix in the matcha into 1/2 of the dough.
8. Mix cocoa powder into the 1/4 portion.
9. Add the cake flour to the remaining 1/4 portion and mix.
10. Roll out the matcha dough with a rolling pin to a 5 mm thickness. If it looks like the dough is going to stick to the surface, dust with cake flour.
11. Cut out the shapes with a round cookie cutter.
12. Stretch the plain dough into a circle and place on the matcha dough.
13. Stretch the chocolate dough into a circle half the size of the plain dough, and place it on top.
14. Use the cocoa dough to create a mouth.
15. Bake for 15-20 minutes in a preheated 160℃ oven and it's done.
16. I made a Jack version! Recipe ID: 2358430.
17. Here is my Little Green Men version! Recipe ID: 2363632.
18. I have a Totoro version! Recipe ID: 2367264.

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