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RED FISH BLUE FISH DR SEUSS COOKIE RECIPE

Celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday with another recipe highlighting one of his books. The One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Cookie recipe is a fun recipe that kids will love and easy to make.

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One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Cookie Recipe

March 2nd is Dr. Seuss’ birthday and we are celebrating some fun recipe‘s like this One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish cookie recipe. They’re fun to make and fun to eat while reading some of his famous books with the kids. We already shared our Green Eggs and Ham Cookies recipe and will sharing more like the Lorax Cupcake recipe, Oh the Places We’ll Go cupcakes, One Fish, Two Fish Kettle Corn, and Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat treats.

Red Fish Blue Fish is just one of the fun rhyming books for beginners that Dr. Seuss came out with. He’s known for many more. “This one has a little star. This one has a little car. Say! What a lot Of fish there are.”

Celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday with another recipe highlighting one of his books. The One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Cookie recipe is a fun recipe that kids will love and easy to make. 

 

Makes 2 1/2 dozen!

Dr. Seuss Cookie Ingredients:

One Fish Two Fish Cookie Icing Ingredients:

 


 

Red Fish Blue Fish Cookie Directions:

Cream the soft butter with the sugar until the combination is smooth not grainy to the touch in a mixing bowl.

Add eggs…Continue to mix.

Add the vanilla.. Continue mixing.

Sift the four, baking soda, and salt together.

Add the dry mixture to the wet mixture.

Continue mixing to make sure all ingredients are thoroughly blended.

Make the dough into a ball, wrap it in cling wrap completely covering the entire dough ball.

Put in the refrigerator for about 6 hours or overnight. Check to see if the dough is firm.

Preheat oven to 325 degrees.

Pull the cookie dough out of the refrigerator and sit it out to soften up a bit.

Put flour out on the cutting board, rub flour on the rolling pin, and work some flour into
the batter. (if needed).

Roll the dough out on the cutting board and using the cookie cutter begin to make your cookies.

Line the cookie sheet with parchment paper.

Using a metal spatula move the cut cookies to the parchment lined cookie sheet.

Bake at 325 degrees for 8 minutes. Check to see if the cookies are thoroughly baked.

Take the cookies off of the cookie sheet and put on a wire rack to cool completely.
(About 10 minutes).

 


 

Celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday with another recipe highlighting one of his books. The One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Cookie recipe is a fun recipe that kids will love and easy to make. 

 

One Fish Two Fish Royal Icing Directions:

Combine all ingredients except the colors into a standing mixing bowl.

Mix on medium speed onto stiff peaks form.

Split into 4 bowls.

Leaving one bowl white, add the colors to 1 of the 3 bowls, red in one, blue in the other and black in the last.

After that Using the piping bags, add a little bit of the gel colors to 1 of each bag.

With red and blue icing remaining in the bowls, add 1 tsp of water to thin out the icing. 

Pour icing into a squeeze bottle.

Outline the fish in black icing.

Celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday with another recipe highlighting one of his books. The One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Cookie recipe is a fun recipe that kids will love and easy to make. 

Fill in with the thin red or blue icing and let sit on a cookie sheet for 4 hours.

Celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday with another recipe highlighting one of his books. The One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Cookie recipe is a fun recipe that kids will love and easy to make. 

Using your edible marker, add some shading to the top fin, the tips of the tails and the middle part of the fish. 

Add a half smile and outline of the eyes.

Draw the flipper with some shading.

Celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday with another recipe highlighting one of his books. The One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Cookie recipe is a fun recipe that kids will love and easy to make. 

Using the white icing, add a small dot for the fish eyes.

Celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday with another recipe highlighting one of his books. The One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Cookie recipe is a fun recipe that kids will love and easy to make. 

Add the pupil using the black icing.

Let sit for another hour.

Finally Enjoy!

Celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday with another recipe highlighting one of his books. The One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Cookie recipe is a fun recipe that kids will love and easy to make. 

 

Yield: 30

RED FISH BLUE FISH DR SEUSS COOKIE RECIPE

Celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday with another recipe highlighting one of his books. The One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Cookie recipe is a fun recipe that kids will love and easy to make. 

Celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday with another recipe highlighting one of his books. The One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Cookie recipe is a fun recipe that kids will love and easy to make. 

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 18 minutes
Additional Time 15 minutes
Total Time 43 minutes

Ingredients

Cookie Ingredients:

  • 3 C flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 C soft unsalted butter
  • 1 C granulated sugar
  • 1 egg
  • Cookie Cutter: fish shape

Icing Ingredients:

  • 4 egg whites
  • 2 C powder sugar
  • 1/2 tsp cream of tartar
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 4 disposable piping bags with #2 tips
  • 2 squeeze bottles
  • red blue and black gel color
  • black edible marker

Instructions

  1. Cookie Directions:
  2. Cream the soft butter with the sugar until the combination is smooth not grainy to the touch in a mixing bowl.
  3. Add eggs...Continue to mix.
  4. Add the vanilla.. Continue mixing.
  5. Sift the four, baking soda, and salt together.
  6. Add the dry mixture to the wet mixture.
  7. Continue mixing to make sure all ingredients are thoroughly blended.
  8. Make the dough into a ball, wrap it in cling wrap completely covering the entire dough ball.
  9. Put in the refrigerator for about 6 hours or overnight. Check to see if the dough is firm.
  10. Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  11. Pull the cookie dough out of the refrigerator and sit it out to soften up a bit.
  12. Put flour out on the cutting board, rub flour on the rolling pin, and work some flour into
  13. the batter. (if needed).
  14. Roll the dough out on the cutting board and using the cookie cutter begin to make your cookies.
  15. Line the cookie sheet with parchment paper.
  16. Using a metal spatula move the cut cookies to the parchment lined cookie sheet.
  17. Bake at 325 degrees for 8 minutes. Check to see if the cookies are thoroughly baked.
  18. Take the cookies off of the cookie sheet and put on a wire rack to cool completely.
  19. (About 10 minutes)

Icing Directions:

  1. Combine all ingredients except the colors into a standing mixing bowl.
  2. Mix on medium speed onto stiff peaks form.
  3. Split into 4 bowls.
  4. Leaving one bowl white, add the colors to 1 of the 3 bowls, red in one, blue in the other and black in the last.
  5. Using the piping bags, add a little bit of the gel colors to 1 of each bag.
  6. With red and blue icing remaining in the bowls, add 1 tsp of water to thin out the icing. 
  7. Pour icing into a squeeze bottle.
  8. Outline the fish in black icing.
  9. Fill in with the thin red or blue icing and let sit on a cookie sheet for 4 hours.
  10. Using your edible marker, add some shading to the top fin, the tips of the tails and the middle part of the fish. 
  11. Add a half smile and outline of the eyes.
  12. Draw the flipper with some shading.
  13. Using the white icing, add a small dot for the fish eyes.
  14. Add the pupil using the black icing.
  15. Let sit for another hour.
  16. Enjoy!

Notes

Times do not include drying time.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

30

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 195Total Fat: 7gSaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 26mgSodium: 98mgCarbohydrates: 30gFiber: 0gSugar: 20gProtein: 4g

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Tamra Phelps

Monday 18th of March 2019

I really like this cookie! I love Dr. Seuss, so these cookies really appeal to me.

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