Classic Spritz Cookies

These delightful cookies can be made in various colors for any holiday or occasion - ready in about an hour. Perfect dessert for any party!

  • prep time 25 min
  • total time 1 hr 5 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 60

Ingredients

1
cup butter or margarine, softened
1/2
cup sugar
1
egg
2 1/2
cups all-purpose flour
1/4
teaspoon salt
1/4
teaspoon almond extract or vanilla
Few drops of food color, if desired
  • 1 Heat oven to 400º. Beat butter, sugar and egg in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed, or mix with spoon. Stir in remaining ingredients.
  • 2 Place dough in cookie press. Form desired shapes on ungreased cookie sheet.
  • 3 Bake 5 to 8 minutes or until set but not brown. Immediately remove from cookie sheet to wire rack; cool completely.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Cookie
    Calories
    50
    (
    Calories from Fat
    25),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    3g
    3%
    (Saturated Fat
    2g,
    2%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    10mg
    10%;
    Sodium
    30mg
    30%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    5g
    5%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Protein
    1g
    1%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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