Rainbow Swirl Cookies

Cookie dough is quickly turned into a pinwheel of color with this fun sugar cookie recipe that’s a simple slice and bake effort that’s always a hit.

With their spirals of color, these rainbow cookies are the perfect sweet treat for a cookie exchange, party, holidays, or even game days. The ways in which you can customize them to fit your occasion are endless.

Why You’ll Love This


– Flour – Baking Powder – Salt – Butter – Sugar – Egg – Vanilla Extract

Step 1

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Prepare a baking sheet with parchment paper.


Step 2

Whisk together dry ingredients: flour, baking powder, and salt. Set aside.

Step 3

In a mixing bowl, blend the butter and sugar until creamy and light. Add egg and vanilla extract. Mix well.

Step 4

Slowly add dry ingredients and mix until combined. The dough may be a little crumbly.

Step 5

Turn out the dough onto a surface sprinkled with powdered sugar or flour. Divide into 6 equal parts.

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