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Hazelnut Thumbprint Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Hazelnut Thumbprint Cookies, by , is from Family & Friends Treasured Recipes, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Grandma Buchholz
Added: Sunday, April 5, 2009


1/2 lb. butter
1/2 c. sugar
2 egg yolks
1 tsp. vanilla
3/4 c. hazelnuts ground fine
2 c. flour
2 egg whites
Jelly or Jam

Cream butter and sugar. Add egg yolks, vanilla. Blend in flour.
Make balls. Roll in egg whites and then roll in hazelnuts.
Put on sheet and press down and indent center with thumb.
Bake 350 for 10 minutes.

Add 1 tsp. jam or jelly to center. Tinted powder sugar frosting could also be used in the center.




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