Split Seconds

These jelly-filled sugar cookies are as pretty as thumbprints but much simpler to make.

  • prep time 1 hr 15 min
  • total time 1 hr 15 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 48

Ingredients

2/3
cup sugar
3/4
cup butter or margarine, softened
2
teaspoons vanilla
1
egg
2
cups Pillsbury BEST® all-purpose flour
1/2
teaspoon baking powder
1/2
cup red jelly or preserves
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl with electric mixer, beat sugar and butter on medium speed until light and fluffy. Beat in vanilla and egg until well blended. Add flour and baking powder; beat on low speed until dough forms.
  • 2 Divide dough into 4 equal portions. On lightly floured surface, shape each portion into 12x3/4-inch roll; place on ungreased cookie sheets. With handle of wooden spoon or finger, make indentation about 1/2 inch wide and 1/4 inch deep lengthwise down center of each roll. Fill each with 2 tablespoons jelly.
  • 3 Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool slightly, 3 to 5 minutes. Cut each baked roll diagonally into 12 cookies; remove from cookie sheets.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Cookie
    Calories
    70
    (
    Calories from Fat
    25),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    3g
    3%
    (Saturated Fat
    1 1/2g,
    1 1/2%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    10mg
    10%;
    Sodium
    25mg
    25%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    9g
    9%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    4g
    4%
    ),
    Protein
    0g
    0%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    2%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1/2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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