Christmas play dough recipe
- 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.
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- 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