Prep 2 hrs
Cook 0 mins
Traditional Family Favorite
Make and share this Nelson Cookie Bake Traditional Spritz Cookies recipe from Food.com.
- 1 cup butter (softened)
- 1⁄2 cup sugar
- 1 egg
- 2 1⁄4 cups flour
- 1⁄2 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 1⁄2 teaspoon almond extract
- Heat oven to 400 degrees.
- Cream Butter, sugar, egg, vanilla and almond extract.
- Blend in remaining ingredients.
- Fill cookie press with ¼ dough at a time.
- Form desired shapes on ungreased cookie sheet.
- Sprinkle with Decorator Sugar Crystals.
- Bake 6 – 9 minutes or until set but not brown.
This is the cookie I grew up eating, minus the almond extract. My mom never used it, and I was determined to duplicate hers, so I left it out too. Thanks for a Christmas staple that I love!