Cinnamon Sugar Pinwheel Cookies

Recipe by Aunt Paula
READY IN: 1hr
YIELD: 30 cookies
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Allow cream cheese and 1/2 cup butter to soften, then blend together.
  • Stir in egg yolk and flour, mix well.
  • Cover bowl and chill 30 minutes.
  • Heat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Divide dough in half and roll very thin.
  • Brush with 2 Tbsp melted butter.
  • Combine cinnamon, sugar and nuts, sprinkle half this mixture over dough.
  • Roll up like a jelly roll.
  • Cut roll in 1/2 inch slices and place cut side down on ungreased baking sheet.
  • Repeat other half.
  • Bake 15 minutes or till golden brown.
  • Cool on wire rack, then sprinkle with powdered sugar.
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