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Yummy Valentine's Day Cookies

Yummy Valentine's Day Cookies

  • If your thinking about making some Valentine cookies this weekend for someone special, this is one of my favorite cookie recipes. it's from Taste of Home, https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/valentine-sugar-cookies. The almond extract takes these cookies to another level. Not only that they taste like my mothers. She used almond extract in her sugar cookies.
  • Stay warm and enjoy making some cookies. 
  • 1 cup butter or margarine, softened
  • 1-1/2 cups confectioners' sugar
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract
  • 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • Red decorator's sugar, optional
  • In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar. Add egg and extracts. Stir in flour; mix well. Chill several hours. On a lightly floured surface, roll dough to 1/4-in. thickness; cut with a 2-1/2- or 3-in. heart-shaped cookie cutter. Place on ungreased baking sheets; sprinkle with sugar if desired. Bake at 375° for 8-10 minutes or until lightly browned. Yield: 3-1/2 dozen. 

 

 

 

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