Spritz Cookies

hpim3914

Ingredients
1 cup confectioners’ sugar
2 sticks unsalted butter
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon almond extract
2 teaspoons baking powder
2 cups sifted flour

Other Items
Cookie Press

Directions
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

In a mixer with a paddle attachment, add the sugar and the butter. Mix until light and fluffy. Add the egg, vanilla and almond extracts and mix.  Sift together the baking powder and the flour.  Add the flour mixture. Mix until combined. Using a cookie press, press cookies onto ungreased cookie sheets.

If you are going to add a topping now is the time.

Bake for 8 minutes, or until firm, but not yet browning.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s