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Almond Glazed Sugar Cookies


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Serves | Prep Time | Cook Time 7 to 9

Ingredients

1 c. real butter, unsalted
3/4 c. sugar
1 tsp almond extract
2 c. flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp salt

Glaze:
1 1/2 c. powdered sugar
1 tsp almond extract
4-5 tsp water
sliced almonds


Preheat oven to 400 deg.


Combine butter, sugar & almond extract.


Beat until creamy.


Reduce speed and add remaining ingredients, beat 1-2 min.


Roll dough into 1-inch balls.


Flatten balls with bottom of buttered glass dipped in sugar.


Bake 7-9 minutes until edges are lightly browned. Cool cookies completely.


Stir together all ingredients (except almonds) with a wisk.


Decorate cookies with glazed topped with slivered almonds.


Pairs Well With


Notes

These cookies are great around the holidays.

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