Crafty Little Biscuits…

Are you looking for a homemade Mother’s Day treat to make?

Decorate these tasty biscuits for Mum this Mother’s Day!

why not make and decorate these heart biscuits to make a pretty treat.

25 servings

Crafty Little Biscuits:

For the recipe Crafty Little Biscuits

For the Biscuits:

  • 100 g Unsalted Butter (3 1/2 oz, at room temperature)
  • 150 g Caster Sugar (5 1/2 oz)
  • about 2 g Salt (A pinch of salt)
  • Large Egg (x1)
  • Lemon Zest (The fine zest of x1 lemon)
  • 5 ml Dr. Oetker Sicilian Lemon Extract (1 tsp)
  • 200 g Plain Flour (7 oz)
  • 2 ½ g Dr. Oetker Baking Powder (1/2 tsp)
  • Dr. Oetker Bright Writing Icing
  • Dr. Oetker White Designer Icing (And Pink and/or Blue Icing too if you wish to decorate)
  • Dr. Oetker Chocolate Hearts
  • Dr. Oetker Mini Wafer Flowers


  1. Preheat oven to 180⁰C. 
  2. Line trays with baking parchment. 
  3. Place butter and sugar in large bowl and beat with electric mixer.
  4. Add a pinch of salt then beat in large egg, lemon zest and Dr. Oetker Sicilian Lemon Extract.
  5. In another bowl mix together flour and Dr. Oetker Baking Powder, then tip onto butter & sugar mix and beat together with a spatula.
  6. Bring the dough together and then chill in the fridge in the bowl for 5 or 10 minutes.
  7. Lay baking parchment on flat surface, place dough on top and place more parchment on top. Roll to about 5mm thick.
  8. Cut out dough with a selection of cookie cutters and place on the prepared trays.
  9. Chill the trays of dough in the fridge for at least 20 minutes.
  10. Bake at 180⁰C for approx 25 minutes. Then allow to cool on a tray.
  11. Decorate biscuits using an exciting selection of Dr. Oetker decorations. We used Dr. Oetker Bright Writing Icing, Designer Icing, Mini Wafer Flowers & Chocolate Hearts.

How sweet?

*Recipe and photography by Dr. Oetker*

*No Payment was received*

Claire Justine

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  1. Candace
    20th January 2017 / 7:39 pm

    Oh these look so delicious. Any mother would love these

    • Clairejustine oxox
      29th January 2017 / 11:24 am

      Thanks for the lovely comment Candace 🙂

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