Dolores Miller's World Famous Press Christmas Cookies

Preparation:  10 min. Cooking: 10 min. Total: 20 min.
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  • 2 1/2 Cup all purpose flour , sifted
  • 1/4 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/2 Lb butter , refrigerated (not room temperature)
  • 3/4 Cup sugar
  • 1 eggs
  • 1 tsp almond extract , or vanilla or lemon extract
  • cookie pastry presses
Sift first three ingredients together and set aside. In a separate bowl, cream refrigerated butter. Gradually add sugar. Beat in the egg and add almond extract. Gradually blend in dry ingredients. Fill cookie press. Form cookies on ungreased cookie sheet. Optional: decorate as desired with red sugar, green sugar, miniature chocolate drops, spinkles, or nuts. Bake 10 to 12 minutes at 375 ℉ (until edges begin to brown). Let cool. Yields about 6 dozen.
Calories
290 Cal
Fat
16 g
Carbs
33 g
Protein
3.4 g
Fiber
0.7 g
Sugar
13 g
Cholesterol
59 mg
Sodium
180 mg


Nutrients

Fiber     0.7 g
Fat     16 g
Sugar     13 g
Carbs     33 g
Protein     3.4 g
Calories     290 Cal

Fats

Fat, Poly     0.8 g
Fat, Mono     4.2 g
Fat, Sat     9.9 g
Fat, Trans     0 g
Fat, Percent     51 %

Vitamins

Vitamin, K     1.6 mcg     1.3 %
Vitamin, A     500 IU     17 %
Vitamin, B12     0.1 mcg     3 %
Niacin     1.6 mg     9.7 %
Riboflavin     0.2 mg     12 %
Vitamin, C     0 mg     0 %
Vitamin, D     12 IU     2.1 %
Vitamin, B6     0 mg     1.1 %
Vitamin, E     0.5 mg     3.4 %
Panto, Acid     0.2 mg     3.7 %
Choline     16 mg     2.9 %
Thiamin     0.2 mg     17 %

Minerals

Calcium     19 mcg     1.9 %
Phosphorus     51 mg     7.3 %
Magnesium     6.8 mg     1.6 %
Copper     0 mcg     4.3 %
Fluoride     0.9 mcg     23 %
Zinc     0.3 mg     2.3 %
Cholesterol     59 mg     0.1 %
Sodium     180 mg     12 %
Selenium     10 mcg     19 %
Manganese     0.2 mg     2.6 %
Potassium     40 mg     0.9 %
Iron     1.3 mg     16 %