Mantecaditos-Almonds Shortbread Cookies

Recipe by Diana Adcock
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READY IN: 35mins
YIELD: 40 cookies
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Place your oven rack in the middle on your oven and preheat to 350°.
  • In a medium bowl combine flour and nutmeg-set aside.
  • In a large bowl beat butter, shortening and extracts and beat until smooth.
  • Gradually add sugar and cream.
  • Blend in flour-dough should be slightly moist.
  • Using teaspoons and not your hands form into balls.
  • Place on ungreased cookie sheet and press down slightly.
  • Cut each cherry into 8 pieces and place a sliver on each cookie.
  • Bake for 20 minutes and cool on a rack.
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