These dainty cookies with their jewel-likejelly centers make delightful holiday cookies.
Another delicious recipe from our Family-FavoriteRecipes Collection.
Recipe: Thumbprint Cookies
1/2 cup light brown sugar, firmly packed
1/2 cup vegetable shortening
1/2 cup butter, softened
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 large eggs, separated
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon kosher or sea salt
2 cups finely chopped walnuts for rolling*
1/2 cup red raspberry seedless jelly or jam (or your favoriteflavor)
Makes 4 dozen or 48 cookies.
*Can also use sweetened flaked coconutfor rolling.
Nutritional Information Per Serving (1cookie): 106.7 calories; 60% calories from fat; 7.5g total fat;13.9mg cholesterol; 38.6mg sodium; 41.1mg potassium; 9.0g carbohydrates;0.5g fiber; 2.4g sugar; 8.5g net carbs; 1.6g protein.
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