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Weihnacht Plaetzchen (Christmas Cookies)

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Category: Cookies, German, Holiday

 Ingredients List

  • 1 c Butter
  • 3/4 c Sugar
  • 3 Egg yolks
  • 2 1/2 c Flour
  • 1 ts Vanilla OR lemon extract
  • 1/4 ts Almond extract


Colored sugar
Candied cherries

Cream butter and sugar thoroughly. Add well-beaten egg yolks, add
extracts. Mix in half the flour, then turn on a floured board and knead in
balance of flour.

Roll out and cut with Christmas tree, star and Santa Claus cutters.

Place on greased baking sheet.

Bake at 375=F8.

Decorate with colored sugar, nuts and candied cherries.

~ Mrs. W. A. Nettle typed & posted by teri chesser 7.95
Posted to MM-Recipes Digest V3 #258

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