Cinnamon and Honey Heart-Shaped Valentine Cookies

 

½ cup honey

½ cup vegetable oil

2 large eggs

2 tablespoons rice milk

3 cups wholewheat flour

2 teaspoons baking powder

1 teaspoon cinnamon

Beetroot

Method

  1. Preheat oven to 150 °
  2. Combine honey, oil, eggs and rice milk in a large bowl.
  3. Mix flour, baking powder and cinnamon together.
  4. Add flour mixture to honey mixture and mix well.
  5. Turn dough out onto a floured surface and roll to ½ cm thickness.
  6. Cut with cookie cutter of your choice.
  7. Place cookies onto oiled baking sheet and brush with red beetroot colouring.
  8. Bake for 12 minutes or until browned.

 

How to make the beetroot colouring

Boil beetroot in water (med-high heat). Reduce heat. Simmer until beetroot are tender and there is only a few tablespoons of water left. This dyed water is your red food colouring.

Valentine’s Special

 

Our Treat Recipe book is on sale until 21 Feb 2018, as part of the launch of our new Crazy Hound House website.