Thumbprint Cookies Recipe
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Recipe type: dessert
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Serves: 25
 
Ingredients
  • Cookies:
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) salted butter, softened
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • Icing:
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 2-4 teaspoon milk
  • 2 teaspoon light corn syrup
  • ¼ teaspoon almond extract (optional)
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla extract
  • food coloring (optional)
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. Combine all of the cookie ingredients in a large mixing bowl. Using an electric mixer, mix on low speed until well combined.
  3. Roll into 1 inch balls, place on cookie sheet and then put a deep thumbprint in each one.
  4. Bake for 8-10 minutes or until the edges are turning golden brown. Let cool.
  5. Put all the icing ingredients in small bowl and stir until combined.
  6. Using a spoon, drop icing into thumbprint hole.
Recipe by THE SEMISWEET SISTERS at https://www.thesemisweetsisters.com/2016/02/08/thumbprint-cookies-recipe/