Silhouette Cookies

Recipe by Tinkerbell
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READY IN: 4hrs 10mins
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Starting with sugar cookies:
  • Cream butter and sugar well.
  • Beat in eggs and vanilla.
  • Sift together flour, baking powder and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture.
  • Cover and chill dough for at least 3 hours or overnight.
  • About an hour before you want to start baking make chocolate cookies:
  • Melt chocolate in a double boiler or very slowly in the microwave; set aside to cool.
  • Cream butter, cream cheese and sugar well. Add chocolate.
  • Beat in egg and vanilla.
  • Sift together flour, baking powder and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture.
  • Fill cookie press and form cookies on ungreased cookie sheets. Chill for 30 minutes.
  • Preheat oven to 375°F
  • While chocolate cookies are chilling, roll the sugar cookie dough out onto a lightly floured pastry mat to about 1/8-1/4" thickness.
  • Cut out with a 2" round cookie cutter.
  • Place on ungreased baking sheets.
  • Lift chilled chocolate cookies with a spatula and place on top of each sugar cookie.
  • Bake at 375°F for about 10 minutes.
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