Cottage Grove sentinel. (Cottage Grove, Or.) 1909-current, December 02, 2015, Page 10, Image 35

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    Thumbprint Cookies
"Butter, sugar, flour and jam are all you need to make these Swedish thumbprint cookies."
1 cup butter, softened
1/2 cup white sugar
2 cups sifted all-purpose flour
1/2 cup any flavor fruit jam
DIRECTIONS:
1.
Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
2.
Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
Add sifted flour, and mix well. Shape dough into
1-inch balls and place on cookie sheets. Imprint your
thumb in the center to make a 1/2-inch indentation.
Fill with your favorite preserves.
3.
Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until golden brown at
the edges.
Shortbread Cookies
2 cups butter, softened
1 cup white sugar
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
4 cups all-purpose flour
Directions
1. Preheat over to 350 degrees F
2. Cream butter and sugar until fluffy.
Stir in vanilla; add flour and mix well.
3. Put through cookie press and form
cookies onto baking sheets. Bake for
10-12 minutes.
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