Nelson Cookie Bake Traditional Spritz Cookies

READY IN: 2hrs
Recipe by debbie3nelson

Traditional Family Favorite

Top Review by bricookie55

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!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. Cream Butter, sugar, egg, vanilla and almond extract.
  3. Blend in remaining ingredients.
  4. Fill cookie press with ¼ dough at a time.
  5. Form desired shapes on ungreased cookie sheet.
  6. Sprinkle with Decorator Sugar Crystals.
  7. Bake 6 – 9 minutes or until set but not brown.

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