|Soft butter||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Sifted confectioners' sugar||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Vanilla extract||1 Teaspoon|
|Unsifted all purpose flour||2 1⁄4 Cup (36 tbs)|
|Red food coloring||3 Drop (Adjust Quantity As Needed)|
|Yellow food coloring||3 Drop (Adjust Quantity As Needed)|
Cream butter, sugar, and vanilla until light.
Stir in flour and salt.
Divide into halves.
Color half with 1/4 teaspoon red food coloring and about 7 drops yellow food coloring.
Leave other half un-colored.
Press together 1 level tea spoon of each color.
Roll into pencil shape.
Form each into a coil on ungreased cookie sheets.
Bake in preheated moderate oven (375°F.) for about 8 minutes.