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Almond Crescents Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Patricia
Added: Thursday, September 11, 2008

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/2 C butter
1/2 C white sugar
1egg yolk
1/2 C ground almonds
1 1/4 C flour
1T milk
pinch salt
3 drops almond oil/essence or 1 tsp extract

Directions:
Directions:
cream butter and sugar, add egg yolk and almond essence, then dry ingredients
Dough should be stiff but soft to handle.
Roll 1 tsp dough in palm of hands and shape into a crescent shape.
Bake 325, 12-14 mins (light brown),
Sift icing sugar over warm cookies - let cool

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
these age well if stored in airtight containers.
another favorite Xmas cookie

 

 

 

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