Mom's Thumbprint Cookies

Recipe by Bananasmom
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READY IN: 35mins
SERVES: 36
YIELD: 3 dozen
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350'.
  • Cream butter and sugar in a large bowl.
  • Add yolk and mix.
  • Add flour, beat until well blended.
  • In a small bowl, lightly beat egg white.
  • Form dough into small balls.
  • Dip each ball in egg white and roll in nuts, place on a cookie sheet.
  • Bake 5 minutes.
  • Make depression in each cookie, the back of a small measuring spoon works well.
  • Bake 10 more minutes.
  • Cool, add small spoonful of jelly in the depression of each cookie.
  • Substitutions: may use walnuts or almonds, instead of pecans.
  • May use icing instead of jelly.
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