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Jam Thumbprints Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Better Homes and Gardens

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Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
⅔ C margarine or butter
1 all purpose flour
C sugar
2 egg yolks
1 tsp vanilla
2 slightly beaten egg whites
1 C finely chopped walnuts
⅓ to C strawberry, cherry or apricot jam or preserves

Directions:
Directions:
Beat margarine or butter with a mixer on medium to high speed for 30 seconds. Add about half the flour, the sugar, egg yolks and vanilla. Beat until thoroughly combined. Beat in remaining flour. Cover and chill about an hour or until easy to handle.
Shape dough into 1 inch balls. Roll balls in egg whites, then walnuts. Place 1 inch apart on a greased cookie sheet. Press centers with your thumb. Fill indentation with jam or preserves. Bake at 375 for 10-12 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Cool cookies on a wire rack.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
About 42 cookies

 

 

 

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