Smartie Pants Cookies

Smartie Pants Cookies are a colourful and fun treat! They are great to make with your little ones, and can be made for your next little party!

makes: 24 | prep time: 0:20 | cook: 0:20


125g unsalted butter (softened)
1/2 cup castor sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
1 egg
1 1/4 cups self raising flour
1 cup of Smarties


  1. Preheat oven to 180c, and line two trays with baking paper.
  2. Place the softened butter, castor and brown sugar into the bowl of electric mixer, and beat until creamy.
  3. Add egg and mix in, until it is well combined.
  4. Fold in flour with a large spoon.
  5. Roll into 24 dessert sized balls.
  6. Place onto your prepared baking tray, then flatten down to 1cm thickness. Make sure you leave room between each cookie, to allow room for spreading.
  7. Press 6 smarties into each flattened cookie.
  8. Place the trays in the oven, and bake for 15-20 minutes or until golden.
  9. Remove from oven, then cool for 5 minutes. Transfer to wire rack to cool completely.
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