Saturday, December 8, 2007

christmas cookies: spritz

another christmas classic is the spritz cookie. little butter cookies formed with a cookie press like this. i love these little cookies and have OD'd on them more than once.

1 c. powdered sugar
1 c. butter, softened
1/2 t. vanilla
1 egg
2 1/3 c. flour
1/4 t. salt

heat oven to 400 degrees. in large bowl, beat sugar, butter, vanilla and egg until light and fluffy. stir in flour and salt; blend well. fill cookie press; press onto ungreased cookie sheets. sprinkle with desired candies and bake. cool completely. makes 5 dozen.

5 comments:

julia said...

man i miss those....

Aliah said...

those look so good i licked the screen

veeda said...

do you have a good sugar cookie recipe? I have a tried some so far that are just so-so.

Rachel said...

looking for a fudge recipe. are you up to the task?

caroline said...

veeda,

i have a super amazing sugar cookie recipe. i will post it tonight.

rach,
fudge? i'm up to it. give me some time. i will discover this for you.