Turkish Eyes Cookies

Recipe by littlemafia
READY IN: 40mins
SERVES: 24
YIELD: 24 cookies
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Lightly grease cookie sheets or line with parchment paper.
  • Cream butter.
  • Add the sugar and cream until smooth.
  • Add salt and vanilla.
  • Stir in flour.
  • Knead until smooth.
  • Roll out dough between two pieces of wax paper until 1/4" in thickness.
  • Carefully remove the top sheet of wax paper.
  • Cut out equal number of 3" circles and 1" circles.
  • Place on cookie sheets about 1" apart.
  • Bake 10-12 minutes or until golden brown.
  • Transfer to wire racks to cool.
  • Spread the jam on the 3" circles, leaving a 1/4"-1/2" border all around.
  • Dust the 1" circles with powdered sugar and place in the center of the jam-lined cookies.
  • Let cookies set.
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