Birthday Cake Cookies

These birthday cake cookies are just like your favorite funfetti cake, just made into cookies! They’re buttery sugar cookies filled with sprinkles, topped with vanilla frosting.

Preheat the oven to 350 F (177 C). Line two large baking sheets with parchment paper.

Step 1:  

In a large bowl, whisk the flour, baking powder and salt together until well combined.

Step 2:  

Beat the softened  butter, powdered sugar and granulated sugar until light and fluffy. With the mixer on low, beat in the eggs and vanilla extract.

Step 3:  

On low, mix in the dry ingredients until just combined. Stir in the rainbow sprinkles.

Step 4:  

Using a large cookie scoop, scoop about 3 tablespoons (45 ml) of cake batter cookie dough onto a lined baking sheet. Bake the birthday cake cookies for 12 - 14 minutes.

Step 5:  

Beat the softened butter with powdered sugar, vanilla extract, heavy cream and salt until well combined. Beat  for 3 - 4 minutes until the frosting is light and fluffy.

Step 6:  

Top each cake cookie with the vanilla frosting and more sprinkles and enjoy!

Step 7:  

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