Christmas cookies

Linzer Cookies
Katie McCabe
Here is an old favorite that I have changed just a bit to make the most delicious Linzer Cookie. It is a family/friend favorite at Christmas, and now the "secret recipe" is revealed here.
We use the finest homemade seedless raspberry jam we can find at local farm/Amish m…
Sour Cream Cutouts
April Nader
Sour Cream Cutouts
1/2 cup butter
1 cup sugar
1 egg
1 tsp. baking soda
1/2 cup sour cream
1 tsp. vanilla
3 1/2 cups flour
1/2 tsp. salt
mix all together, chill dough. Bake at 375 degrees for 8-10 minutes.
Skinny Blondes
Lindsay DiLucente
Skinny Blondes
Beat on medium speed, 1/4 cup unsweetened applesauce, 1/4 cup canola oil and 3/4 cup granulated sugar until well combined.
Then, beat in 1 egg and 1/2 tsp. pure vanilla.
In a separate bowl, whisk together 1 1/4 cup flour, 1/4 + 1/8 tsp...
Polish Anise Cookie Cutouts
Joanna Broad
Polish Anise Cookie Cutouts
Oven: 350 degrees
Bake: 8-10 minutes
Refrigerate overnight.
1 lb. lard
1 tbsp. butter
1 1/2 cups sugar
4 eggs
1 1/4 cups milk
8 cups flour
8 tsp. baking powder
2 tsp salt
2 viles of pure anise oil (found by the candy making section in all grocery stores or at the pharmacy…
Cherry Delight Cookies
Dawn DelPrince
Cherry Delight Cookies
My family's favorite at Christmastime.
1 cup butter
1 cup sugar
2 eggs (separated)
1/2 tsp. salt
2 tsp. vanilla
2 cups flour
1 1/2 cups chopped walnuts
Jar of candied cherries (red or green or both), cut in half or quarters...
Christmas Cutouts
Anne Johnson
Christmas Cutouts
1 cup butter (no substitutes), softened
1/2 cup sugar
2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
Colored sugar, optional
In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar; gradually add flour. Divide dough in half. On a lightly floured surface, roll out each portion to 1/4 inch...
Cannoli Cookies
Jo Ann Ciffa
Cannoli Cookies
1/2 lb. butter
1 3/4 cups white sugar
2 eggs
Cannoli filling
2 tbsp. vanilla extract
4 cups all-purpose flour
1 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. baking soda
Cream together butter, eggs, cannoli filing and vanilla extract...
Cream Wafers
Khristina Sly
Cream wafers are delicious, melt-in-your-mouth, bite-sized sandwiches that are coveted in my family. They may seem work-intensive, but they are SO worth it.
Cream Wafers
2 cups flour
1 cup butter
1/3 cup heavy cream
Mix dough...
Cherry Coconut Bars
Sandra Vigil
Cherry Coconut Bars
1 cup flour
1/2 cup butter
3 tbsp. confectioners sugar
1 cup sugar
Mix until smooth, and spread thin with fingers in ungreased 8x8x2 pan. Bake for 25 minutes.
1/4 cup flour
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/4 tsp...
Thumbprint Cookies
Brian Casali
Thumbprint Cookies
-2/3 cup unsalted butter (room temp.)
-1/3 cup white sugar
-2 large egg yolks
-1 tsp. vanilla
-1 tsp. salt
-1 1/2 cups flour
-2 large egg whites
-3/4 cups pecans or walnuts (finely chopped)
-1/3 cup pure jelly
Preheat oven at 350 degrees...
Date Cookies
Karen Binner
Date Cookies
- 1/4 tsp. salt
- 3 egg whites
- 1 3/4 cups confectioners sugar
- 1 tbsp. flour
- 2 cups broken pecans
- 1 cup chopped dates
- 1 tsp. vanilla
Add salt to egg whites; beat to stiff foam. Add sugar sifted with flour, 1 tablespoon at a time; continue beating until very stiff...
Grandma’s Christmas Cutouts
Submitted by Karen Astyk
Grandma's Christmas Cutouts
- 1/2 cup butter
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 1 3/4 cups flower
- 1 egg
- 1 tsp. vanilla
- 1 tsp. baking powder
Cream butter, sugar, egg and vanilla. Gradually add flour/baking powder mixture...

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