Butter Star Cookies

Butter Star Cookies

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  • Prep: 20 min
  • Cook Time: 15 min
  • Total: 35 min
  • Serving: 8-10

Butter Star Cookies, with a delicate hint of almond, will make you the star with your guests and family.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 6 tablespoons sifted confectioner's sugar
  • 3 cups flour sifted
  • 1 tablespoon sherry or brandy
  • 1 egg white
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/3 cup finely chopped almonds

Directions

  1. Cream butter and add egg yolk and confectioner's sugar. Mix well.
  2. Mix in flour and sherry. Chill.
  3. Roll 1/8 inch thick on a floured surface.
  4. Cut with a star cutter and place 1 inch apart on an ungreased baking sheet.
  5. Beat egg white until stiff and fold in granulated sugar.
  6. Put a 1/2 teaspoon on each cookie and sprinkle with almonds.
  7. Bake at 325 degrees F 15 to 17 minutes. Remove from baking sheet and cook on a rack.

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