Before using, wash press in warm, soapy water. Dry thoroughly. Turn plunger rod and pull until center rod is all the way up. Unscrew ring at end of press. Select cookie disk and place in ring with smooth side out. Form cookie dough into a log and place in press. Screw ring with disk in place onto cookie press.
Hold press upright with the ring resting firmly against a cooled ungreased cookie sheet. Squeeze the trigger to form a cookie. One click is one cookie! Repeat for remainder of dough in press, then refill. To change cookie designs, change disks.
Twist barrel off counter clockwise for easy cleaning. When twisting, be sure to grip the barrel and not the outer casing. Wash with warm, soap water and dry thoroughly.