Prep 45 mins
Cook 10 mins
A Land o' Lakes recipe.
Make and share this Pistachio Butter Cookies recipe from Food.com.
- 1 cup butter, softened
- 1 cup sugar
- 2 eggs
- 2 teaspoons vanilla
- 2 3⁄4 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 cup finely chopped salted pistachios, toasted
- 1⁄4 teaspoon salt
- 1 egg white
- 1 tablespoon water
- 1⁄4 cup finely chopped salted pistachios, toasted
- Combine butter and sugar in large bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add 2 eggs and vanilla. Continue beating, scraping bowl often, until well mixed.
- Reduce speed to low; add flour, 1 cup pistachios and salt. Beat, scraping bowl often, until well mixed.
- Divide dough in half; wrap in plastic food wrap. Refrigerate until firm (at least 1 hour).
- Heat oven to 350°F Roll out dough on lightly floured surface, one-half at a time (keeping remaining dough refrigerated), to 1/4-inch thickness. Cut with 2 1/2-inch round cookie cutter; cut each round in half. Place 1 inch apart onto greased baking sheets.
- Beat together egg white and water in small bowl. Brush tops of cookies lightly with egg mixture; sprinkle with remaining chopped pistachios. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or until edges are lightly browned.