• prep: 10 min
  • cook: 15 min
  • total: 25 min
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  • Summary

    Patriotic Cookie Bars made with swirled red, white & blue icing making them perfectly festive! Easy sugar cookie recipe for 4th of July & Memorial Day! 

    Ingredients

    • Cookie Bars:
    • 1 cup sugar
    • 1/2 cup softened butter
    • 1 egg
    • 1 tsp. vanilla
    • 1/3 cup sour cream
    • 1/2 tsp. salt
    • 1/2 tsp. baking soda
    • 2 cups flour
    • Vanilla Icing Layer:
    • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
    • 1 TBSP softened butter
    • 2 TBSP milk
    • Royal Icing Layer:
    • 3 cups powdered sugar
    • 5 TBSP milk
    • 2 TBSP corn syrup
    • 1 tsp almond extract
    • red and blue food coloring (I use the Wilton Color Right bottles and they're amazing!)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    ESHA
    • Servings Per Recipe: 28
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 389 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 12 g 18.2%
    • Saturated Fat: 6 g 31.6%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 12 mg 3.95%
    • Sodium: 119 mg 4.96%
    • Calcium: 14 mg 1.4%
    • Potassium: 80 mg 2.29%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 2.64%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 53 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 1.34%
    • Sugar: 42 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 10 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 2.62%
    • Vitamin C 0.08%
    • Vitamin D 0.49%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol1
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq