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Mom's Festive Christmas Cookies Recipe

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3 1/2 c. all purpose flour
1 tsp baking powder
1 8 oz package cream cheese
1 c. butter
2 c. sugar
1 egg
1/4 tsp vanilla
1/4 tsp almond extract

In a medium mixing bowl stir together flour and baking powder. (set aside)
In a larger mixing bowl beat butter and cream cheese with mixer on medium for 30 seconds.
Add sugar beat till fluffy.
Add egg, vanilla and almond extract beat well.
Add flour mixture to creamed mixture beating well with each addition.
Divide dough into thirds
Cover and chill overnight
(**Place in freezing bags to freeze up to 3 months)

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Number Of Servings:
about 36 cookies




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