Christmas play dough recipe
This brilliant play dough recipe smells just like Christmas! The cinnamon, cloves and orange zest combine to give a festive aroma to the kitchen and little hands as they play with this delightfully squishy mixture!
- 2 cups plain flour
- 1 cup salt
- 5 tbsp cream of tartar
- 3 tsp ground cinnamon
- 1 tsp ground cloves
- 1 orange, zest
- 500ml (2 cups) water
- 240ml (4 tbsp) vegetable oil
Place all ingredients in a saucepan and mix together well.
Cook on a low heat for five minutes, stirring often.
Turn out onto work surface lightly dusted with flour and knead, adding a little more flour if necessary, for a few minutes.
Then squish, roll and squash to your hearts content.
- When not using, store in a jar or airtight container to prevent the dough drying out.
- This is a great recipe for using up old flour or spices that have seen better days.
This recipe was created by Sophie Hansen for Kidspot, New Zealand’s best recipe finder. You can follow Sophie on Local is Lovely, Facebook, Twitter or P