Monday, December 17, 2007

Christmas Cookies

Here are a few Christmas cookie favorites:

Spritz Cookies

1c. sugar
1 ½ cup marg.
3 egg yolks
1 tsp. almond extract
3 c. unsifted flour

Put through a cookie press. Bake at 300F for 20 min. 7 doz. pressed cookies

Mexican Wedding Cakes

½ cup marg.
2 T sugar
1 c. flour
1 c. walnuts, chopped
1 tsp. vanilla

Roll the size of walnuts. Bake 350F for 10-12 min. Roll in powdered sugar while hot. Roll again in powdered sugar when cool.

Peanut Blossoms

3 ½ c. flour
2 tsp soda
1 tsp salt
Cream 1 cup butter and 1 cup peanut butter. Add 1 cup sugar and 1 cup br. sugar. Cream. Add 2 eggs, 2 tsp. vanilla. Blend dry ingredients together and add. Roll into balls. Roll in sugar. (May use red or green sugar). Bake at 350F for 8 min. Take from oven. Put choc, kisses on top. Bake another 2-5 min. more.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Thanks for posting David's letters. I've been reading them and praying hard for him at boot camp.

Brandon Marschner